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DuPont Offers Tie Layer Modeling Tool - Paper, Film & Foil Converter

DuPont Offers Tie Layer Modeling Tool - Paper, Film & Foil Converter | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it

The Tie Resin Selector from DuPont helps user choose the most suitable coextrudable adhesive for a particular multilayer packaging application 

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Malaysia Stresses Need For Freer Trade For Food Security

On food security, the APEC Ministers highlighted the need to ensure trade in agricultural products and food is facilitated through appropriate policy responses. They wanted to see greater collaboration to ensure food security, including in intensified agricultural research, and sharing of best practices through the APEC Platform.

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DuPont: Innovation will drive food security solutions

DuPont: Innovation will drive food security solutions | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
John Bedbrook, vice president, DuPont Agricultural Biotechnology, challenged attendees of the 2012 Agricultural Biotechnology International Conference (ABIC) to look for multiple solutions in the fight for global food security.
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Sustainable farming key to food security — TalkVietnam

Sustainable farming key to food security — TalkVietnam | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
Speaking at the opening plenary session of the 2nd Global Conference on Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change (AFC), Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat stressed the increased negative ...
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Economic shock: global food prices jump 10% | The Extinction ...

Economic shock: global food prices jump 10% | The Extinction ... | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
August 31, 2012 – FOOD – Global food prices have leapt by 10% in the month of July, raising fears of soaring prices for the planet's poorest, the World Bank has warned. The bank said that a U.S. heatwave and … Continue ...
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Ellen Kullman Takes DuPont in New Directions: Interview

DuPont Co. is known for its dominance in chemicals, but since becoming chief executive officer in 2009, Ellen Kullman has pushed the 210-year-old company into unexpected new businesses. Kullman discusses her plans in Bloomberg Businessweek’s Aug.
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[VIDEO] What is Dupont doing t… | Farming First

[VIDEO] What is Dupont doing t… | Farming First | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
What is Dupont doing to support global #foodsecurity http://t.co/zSN78SQD cc @DuPont_News.
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US Drought Threatens Global Economy, Food Security, HSBC Report

Keeping up with global health & development news, blogosphere, journals, forums, events, jobs and more.
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FOOD SECURITY IN THE PHILIPPINES | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online

Manila Bulletin Online aims to deliver breaking news from the Philippines and across the globe with the top information on the latest stories in business, current Philippine events, entertainment, environment, sports and news breaking headlines.
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Sin Chew Daily | U.S., Europe performs better on Food Security Index while Congo bottoms the list; Malaysia ranks at 33

Sin Chew Daily | U.S., Europe performs better on Food Security Index while Congo bottoms the list; Malaysia ranks at 33 | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it

Please check out the latest coverage by Sin Chew Daily on the Food Security Index.

 

(新加坡14日訊)美國、丹麥、挪威、法國等國家因為食物供應充足,且農業研究資源充足,在全球食物保障指數排名前4,亞洲國家馬來西亞排名33。...

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The Jakarta Post | Empowering farmers, ensuring national food security

The Jakarta Post | Empowering farmers, ensuring national food security | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
Appreciation of Indonesian farmers is often far less than is merited by their important role as guarantors of an adequate food supply for all ...
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Bangladesh least food secure in South Asia

Bangladesh least food secure in South Asia | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it

In spite of harvesting bumper rice crop for the past several years Bangladesh is yet to attain food security, according to a global think-tank.The London-based Economist Intelligence in its Global Food Security Index 2012 ranked Bangladesh as the least food secure country among the six South Asian countries....

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Media Indonesia.com | Equal number, population with hunger and obesity

Media Indonesia.com | Equal number, population with hunger and obesity | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it

If you can read Indonesian, please check the following news from Media Indonesia.com on "Wah, Jumlah Orang Kelaparan Setara dengan Yang Kegemukan."

 

The article mentioned that total number of people with hunger is equal with obesity population in the world, that is 1 billion people. Without efforts to achieve equitable global food security, hunger population will increase.

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Fuelling a food nation

Fuelling a food nation | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
Professionals in the agricultural sector must ensure that changes are in place to enhance yield and productivity.
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APEC Leaders Endorse Kazan Declaration On Food Security - Bernama

APEC Leaders Endorse Kazan Declaration On Food SecurityBernamaThe Kazan Declaration is a roadmap to determine measures to be taken to increase food production and enhance its distribution amid a free trade environment and addressing issues like...
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Regional food security priorities sharpened | Bangkok Post: business

Regional food security priorities sharpened | Bangkok Post: business | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
“We’ve always known that what gets measured, gets done,” said Carl Lukach, the president of DuPont East Asia, offering a few numbers to concentrate people’s minds.
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Global food prices rise 10% in July; World Bank President says increase ... - News-Medical.net

The Express TribuneGlobal food prices rise 10% in July; World Bank President says increase ...News-Medical.net"The World Bank said Thursday that drought in the U.S.
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Food Security|Photos

Food Security|Photos | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it

Food Security Visual... Here you can find photos of the Food Security Index (FSI) launch during the ASEAN Media Form in Singapore    

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Highlights from the Food Security Index Launch | DuPont Food ...

Highlights from the Food Security Index Launch | DuPont Food ... | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
Unlike other indices, the Global Food Security Index, developed by the EIU and sponsored exclusively by DuPont, transcends politics and agricultural production to investigate the fundamental issues of affordability, availability ...
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Food security worsens in Sudan – 16 million people face stressed ...

Food security worsens in Sudan – 16 million people face stressed ... | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
27 July 2012 (Famine Early Warning System Network) – There are about 16 million people facing Stressed (IPC Phase 2) to Emergency (IPC Phase 4) levels of food insecurity in Djibouti, Ethiopia, Sudan, South Sudan, Kenya, ...
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Reuters | Climate change poses risks to food, beyond U.S. drought

Reuters | Climate change poses risks to food, beyond U.S. drought | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
OSLO (Reuters) - Downpours and heatwaves caused by climate change could disrupt food supplies from the fields to the supermarkets, raising the risk of more price spikes such as this year's leap triggered...
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Central News Agency | U.S. and Europe Perform Better on Food Security Index

Please check out the latest coverage on Food Security Index launch by Central News Agency.

 

(中央社記者呂欣憓新加坡13日專電)美國、丹麥、挪威、法國等國家因為食物供應充足,且農業研究資源充足,在全球食物保障指數排名前4,亞洲國家日本排名16,中國大陸排名39,但未列台灣。...

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Zaobao | As a non-agricultural country, Singapore imparts technology to secure regional food security

Zaobao | As a non-agricultural country, Singapore imparts technology to secure regional food security | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it

Chinese readers, please check out the latest coverage by Zaobao on "Zaobao | As a non-agricultural country, Singapore imparts technology to secure regional food security."

 

我国拥有优越的科研实力,不但能提高自给自足的能力,我们的科研团队也在泰国和印尼等,积极开发新技术,协助粮食生产。到了2050年,全球人口将从目前的70亿增长到90亿,其中,亚细安国家人口预计将增加至6.5亿...

 

 

 

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Metro TV News Editorial | Food Security

Metro TV News Editorial | Food Security | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it

If you know Indonesian, don't miss out this TV coverage on "Kedaulatan Pangan," indicating that INDONESIA is an agricultural country full of irony. With such vast potential of agricultural land, this country can not afford to feed the people of the earth itself. Similar issue showed at the results of the index of global food security issued by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) released in the event DuPont Media Forum in Singapore yesterday. Indonesia food security position by the agency only in the fifth position among the seven ASEAN countries are evaluated. Index Indonesia under even the Philippines, Indonesia competitors in the country's largest rice importer in the world. Food security position of Indonesia is under Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, and Philippines. Indonesia's position is only slightly better than Myanmar and Cambodia.

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