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The following interview of Thierry de l’Escaille, CEO and Secretary General of the European Landowners’ Organization, was taken at Biblioteque Solvay at the FFA 2009 conference. To tell us your thoughts, please add your comments below. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/HkAfI_OUNlI” width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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James Shikwati, Managing Director of IREN (Inter Region Economic Network), speaks to Blogactiv.eu about food security. He was speaking at the 2009 FFA at Biblioteque Solvay in Brussels and discusses the impact of this vital topic to Africa. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/pfj7iit9Pm0″ width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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The below video was shot at FFA 2009 by Blogactiv. Mr Krugman attended the conference to discuss food security and its impact on the world economy. He has some very interesting views… [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/5VexuWazA0w” width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /] Paul Krugman Speaking About Food Security At FFA 2009

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In less than 24 hours, FFA 2009 will be fully under way. Various key-note speakers and distinguished guests will be debating the issue of food security at the Bibliothèque Solvay in Brussels. To further understand the forum’s purpose and expectations, we spoke to Thierry de l’Escaille, Secretary General of the European Landowners’ Organization (ELO). For… » read more

Posted by Stuart Langridge

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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