"Feeding The World: Accelerating Global Collaboration on Food Security", Amsterdam

Conference // "Feeding The World: Accelerating Global Collaboration on Food Security", Amsterdam

Twelve months on from The Economist's inaugural Feeding the World summit, a high-level audience will gather in Amsterdam to discuss how to accelerate progress in coordinating efforts to tackle the planet's food security crisis.

Industry leaders, Government ministers, donors, aid agencies and representatives of the research community will explore opportunities to collaborate in delivering improved nutrition and sustainable agricultural markets.

- Nutrition — what are the best ways to address the nutritional double burden of obesity and malnutrition?

- Finance and risk management — what is the potential for microfinance and microinsurance to strengthen food security?

- Science and technology — what is the effectiveness and potential of a number of approaches to boosting yield and productivity?

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DutchDubai // The Interconnection of Water, Energy and Food presented at the Dutch Pavilion at the Expo 2020 in Dubai, UAE

The Dutch pavilion in the World Expo, hosted by Dubai in the United Arab Emirates in 2020, will focus on the interconnection of water, energy and food. As the second-largest exporter of agricultural products in the world, the Netherlands wants to support collaboration as well as minimising the footprint of our interactive ecosystem by building the pavilion with local resources and locally rented building materials.

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