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What the World Eats, Part I - Photo Essays

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What's on family dinner tables around the globe? Photographs by Peter Menzel from the book "Hungry Planet"

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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, February 10, 2013 5:29 PM

CD - The environmental, economic and technological factors that influence crop yields in Australia and across the world.

 

This gallery of 16 families from around the world together with their week's food is quite a treat that shows agricultural, development and cultural patterns.  Images are taken from the book Hungry Planet.

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GTAV AC:G Y9 - Biomes and food security

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Investigation of biogeography, agricultural production and associated constraints within Australia, a country from South-East Asia + 1 more.

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Art Dereka's curator insight, January 24, 2014 4:30 PM

I haven't seen the site yet, so can't give any insight.

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BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Where are the world’s major biomes?

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A secondary school revision resource for GCSE Geography on biomes - large-scale ecosystems, eg a rainforest.

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The Global Food Security Index

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The Global Food Security Index considers the core issues of affordability, availability, and quality across a set of 105 countries. Learn more.

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Food Security Sustainable Agriculture and Global Poverty - Caritas Australia

Food Security Sustainable Agriculture and Global Poverty - Caritas Australia | Biomes and food security | Scoop.it
Caritas Australia helps to end poverty and promote social justice so the world's poor won't need to rely on charity.

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How “Re-greening” Boosts Food Security; Curbs Climate Change

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President Obama is in Africa this week to discuss development, investment, health, and, notably, food security. The trip comes on the heels of the president's groundbreaking announcement of a U.S. Climate Action Plan.
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Food security an inescapable challenge for the future - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Food security an inescapable challenge for the future - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Biomes and food security | Scoop.it
ABC News 24's Jeremy Fernandez explains some of the challenges facing global food producers.

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Blue Planet Biomes - World Biomes

All about the world's biomes, their plants, animals, and climates. A biome is a large geographical area of distinctive plant and animal groups which are adapted to that particular environment.

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VIDEO: World Food in Crisis

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Across the globe, skyrocketing food prices are inciting riots, hoarding, and starvation. What has caused the worst food crisis in a generation?

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Sudan Food Security Outlook Update June 2013 | ReliefWeb

Sudan Food Security Outlook Update June 2013 | ReliefWeb | Biomes and food security | Scoop.it
Sudan threatens to suspend Implementation Matrix with South Sudan. KEY MESSAGES. • Suspension of the recent Implementation Matrix signed by Sudan and South Sudan is likely to negatively affect food security in both ...
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