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Climate Change Report Warns of Dramatically Warmer World This Century

Climate Change Report Warns of Dramatically Warmer World This Century | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

New World Bank-commissioned report warns the world is on track to a “4°C world” marked by extreme heat-waves and life-threatening sea level rise.Adverse effects of global warming are “tilted against many of the world's poorest regions” and likely to undermine development efforts and goals.

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La FAO tire la sonnette d'alarme sur la malnutrition au Proche-Orient et en Afrique du Nord

La FAO tire la sonnette d'alarme sur la malnutrition au Proche-Orient et en Afrique du Nord | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

Afrique du Nord / Proche-Orient. Selon un rapport de l'Organisation de l'ONU pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture (FAO), la malnutrition ne cesse de s'aggraver depuis cinq ans au Proche-Orient et en Afrique du Nord".

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The future of agriculture

The future of agriculture | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

"If agriculture is to continue to feed the world, it needs to become more like manufacturing, says Geoffrey Carr. Fortunately, that is already beginning to happen."

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Jordan, France sign 10m-euro water resilience agreement

Jordan, France sign 10m-euro water resilience agreement | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
AMMAN — Jordan and France on Monday signed a 10-million-euro project agreement to boost the water sector’s resilience in northern Jordan, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported. Water Minister Hazem Nasser and French Minister of State for Development and Francophonie Jean-Marie Le Guen signed the agreement detailing the project to be implemented by non-governmental organisation Action Against Hunger.
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Climat : 2016 a bien été l'année de tous les records

Climat : 2016 a bien été l'année de tous les records | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
+ VIDEO. C'est le constat alarmant de l'Organisation météorologique mondiale, une agence de l'ONU. Et 201
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Feu vert du ministère de la santé à l’étiquetage nutritionnel

Feu vert du ministère de la santé à l’étiquetage nutritionnel | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Marisol Touraine a retenu le système Nutri-Score, un code de cinq couleurs qui doit aider les consommateurs à écarter les produits riches en gras, en sel et en sucre.
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Deadly virus hits citrus trees in Malta

Deadly virus hits citrus trees in Malta | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
A number of citrus trees in Malta have been infected with a deadly virus, a surveillance programme has found. 
The infected trees, originating from Sicily, were discovered in various garden centres following sampling and testing.
The monitoring was carried out by the Plant Healt
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Packaging bio dai peperoni e acqua potabile dal caffè

Packaging bio dai peperoni e acqua potabile dal caffè | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

C'est la nouvelle frontière de la chimie qui crée des matériaux intelligents pour produire des objets de toute forme et taille, recyclable et plus résistants...à partir des poivrons...rendre l'eau potable grâce au café

 

È la nuova frontiera della chimica che crea materiali intelligenti per realizzare oggetti di qualunque forma e dimensione, riciclabili e piu resistenti

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Intro to Permaculture - Free Course

Intro to Permaculture - Free Course | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Intro to Permaculture is a free permaculture design course provided by Open Oregon State that teaches the process, ethics and principles of permaculture.
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Coulisses de Bruxelles - Réforme de la PAC: comme un éléphant au milieu du Salon - Libération.fr

Coulisses de Bruxelles - Réforme de la PAC: comme un éléphant au milieu du Salon - Libération.fr | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

L’agriculture fait partie de l’ADN de l’Europe : la politique agricole commune (PAC) a été la contrepartie négociée, en 1957, par une France encore très agricole à l’ouverture des frontières douanières entre les six pays signataires du traité de Rome qui s’apprête à fêter ses soixante ans. - Libération

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Egypt Agricultural Exports Surge after Currency Float

Egypt Agricultural Exports Surge after Currency Float | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Credit unknown Local Egyptian agricultural exporters have reported a sharp increase in demand for local produce since the Central Bank of Egypt floated the
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L’irrésistible expansion de l’agriculture biologique

L’irrésistible expansion de l’agriculture biologique | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
La part de l’alimentation bio, sans produits phytosanitaires ni OGM, a bondi de 20 % en 2016 et les surfaces cultivées en bio ont progressé de 16 %.
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How to reduce your carbon footprint #GlobalWarning

How to reduce your carbon footprint #GlobalWarning | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
From cutting down on meat to contacting your local representatives and investing in clean energy, here are 15 ways to help reduce global carbon emissions
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Egypt’s working poor are facing a silent killer: Bad food

Egypt’s working poor are facing a silent killer: Bad food | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Increasing rates of diabetes & heart disease are an inevitable result of a broken food & health system
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EU directives curtailing livelihood and future of Maltese fishermen - Alfred Sant

EU directives curtailing livelihood and future of Maltese fishermen - Alfred Sant | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

"EU directives have curtailed the livelihood and the future of Maltese and Gozitan traditional fishermen whose catches are disproportionately restricted for tuna, shortly for swordfish and will soon be restricted for lampuki, former Prime Minister Alfred Sant said."

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Healthy food and strong communities: a recipe for Palestinians’ future - European Endowment For Democracy: EED

Healthy food and strong communities: a recipe for Palestinians’ future - European Endowment For Democracy: EED | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
A Palestinian community foundation is working with local communities to help them regain control of their resources and reduc
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Nutrition and economic development: Exploring Egypt's exceptionalism and the role of food subsidies | IFPRI

Nutrition and economic development: Exploring Egypt's exceptionalism and the role of food subsidies | IFPRI | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
The authors examine four key drivers of Egypt’s two nutritional challenges
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Safeguarding traditionally cultivated local vegetables

Safeguarding traditionally cultivated local vegetables | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

Over the years, the island has lost numerous crops whose seeds were once passed from one generation to another, and we need to rekindle consumers’ interest before we lose them all, the chair of the national hub for ethnobotanical research is urging.

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13% of fruit and veg had excessive pesticides

13% of fruit and veg had excessive pesticides | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
More than a tenth of fruit and vegetables tested at the farmers’ market in Ta’ Qali last year contained excessive chemical pesticides, prompting action by the authorities.
A spokesman for the Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority told this newspaper that 133 samples were taken fro
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Cairo to Start Buying Bottles, Cans and other Non-Organic Waste for Recycling

Cairo to Start Buying Bottles, Cans and other Non-Organic Waste for Recycling | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Cairo (Stock) The Cairo governorate announced on Thursday that booths will be set up to purchase non-organic waste from people for the purposes of recycling
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Update: Supply Ministry rescinds cuts in bread subsidies following protests

Update: Supply Ministry rescinds cuts in bread subsidies following protests | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

The Egyptian government developed its food subsidy system in 2015 to limit fraud, replacing the old system of giving subsidized flour to bakeries to one in which subsidies are based on the amount of bread sold, which is recorded on smart cards.

Supply Minister Ali Meselhy announced during a press conference on Tuesday evening that the Supply Ministry would rescind the planned reduction in the quota of subsidized bread allocated to those without subsidy smart cards.

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In the Mediterranean, no Climate-Smart Agriculture without Climate-Smart Policies - Ideas for development

In the Mediterranean, no Climate-Smart Agriculture without Climate-Smart Policies - Ideas for development | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Climate-Smart Agriculture already in progress The transformation of agriculture in the Southern Mediterranean under the effects, which are already being fe
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Agriculture : pourquoi la réduction des pesticides est possible

Agriculture : pourquoi la réduction des pesticides est possible | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Des chercheurs français estiment, dans « Nature Plants », qu’une réduction des intrants agricoles chimiques de 30 % n’aurait pas d’effets négatifs.
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Fruits et légumes de saison : petit rappel pour ces Anglais privés de courgettes en hiver…

Fruits et légumes de saison : petit rappel pour ces Anglais privés de courgettes en hiver… | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Fruits et légumes de saison : petit rappel pour ces Anglais privés de courgettes en hiver…
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Adapter ses menus en fonction des saisons
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Pour l’agriculture de demain, protégeons les sols européens

Pour l’agriculture de demain, protégeons les sols européens | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Pas moins de 400 organisations demandent à la Commission européenne de protéger les terres comme elle protège l’air et l’eau.
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Alternative farming on the rise in besieged Gaza

Alternative farming on the rise in besieged Gaza | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
As fertile land shrinks and water crisis deepens, Palestinians are searching for different ways to feed their families.
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