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With the FFA2009 now just one month away, the event is attracting more interest than ever. . Part of the attraction is undoubtedly from the confirmation of Paul Krugman, last year’s Nobel Prize Winner for Economics, who will make a rare speech on food security at the Conference. But the strong line-up of speakers from… » read more

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Only nine months ago, food security was at the top of the global agenda. Rapidly rising food prices caused by increased demand and poor harvests exacerbated by the scarcity of water and land, and trade distortions propelled the topic of food security to the top of the political agenda. Meetings and summits were held, money… » read more

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