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#Food security

# food-security - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Opinion: The last year should teach us that food security is not guaranteed
# Sustainability
# Sustainability

Opinion: The last year should teach us that food security is not guaranteed

Feb 25th 2021, 7:00 AM 12,127 Views 0 Comments

Food activist Sophie Healy-Thow reflects on how the pandemic impacted Ireland’s sense of food security.

# food-security - Sunday 26 July, 2020

“Every year you can see a change”: How melting glaciers are threatening livelihoods in the Himalayas
# TheJournal Investigation
# TheJournal Investigation

“Every year you can see a change”: How melting glaciers are threatening livelihoods in the Himalayas

Jul 26th 2020, 12:00 PM 12,136 Views 14 Comments

“This black mountain, in the past this was all ice but now it’s just rock.”

# food-security - Monday 6 August, 2018

Irish and US researchers teaming up to help save bees
# Food Security
# Food Security

Irish and US researchers teaming up to help save bees

Aug 6th 2018, 6:30 PM 12,168 Views 31 Comments

More than half of Ireland’s bee species have experienced substantial declines since the 1980s.

# food-security - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Ireland's food security: 'It's said that modern civilisation is three meals deep'
# Food Shortages
# Food Shortages

Ireland's food security: 'It's said that modern civilisation is three meals deep'

Dec 14th 2017, 7:00 AM 31,951 Views 36 Comments

Ireland is extremely vulnerable to external shocks in the food chain, writes Mícheál Callaghan.

# food-security - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Opinion: A world without hunger is everyone’s business – let's put things right
# Chronic Hunger
# Chronic Hunger

Opinion: A world without hunger is everyone’s business – let's put things right

Sep 25th 2014, 6:00 PM 237 Views 12 Comments

The picture is clear: without adequate food and proper nutrition, a child will not live, learn and grow up to lead a healthy and productive life.

# food-security - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Hunger remains 'major' global threat to world’s poorest and most vulnerable
# Hunger
# Hunger

Hunger remains 'major' global threat to world’s poorest and most vulnerable

Oct 11th 2012, 1:33 PM 2,551 Views 6 Comments

The newest Global Hunger Index shows the unsustainable use of land, water, and energy are the biggest factors affecting the food security of the most vulnerable people around the world.

# food-security - Sunday 19 August, 2012

Taoiseach resolves to work ‘harder than ever’ to restore Ireland’s finances
# Béal Na MBláth
# Béal Na MBláth

Taoiseach resolves to work ‘harder than ever’ to restore Ireland’s finances

Aug 19th 2012, 4:12 PM 11,084 Views 111 Comments

Enda Kenny’s address at Béal na mBláth also reveal details about the overall themes of Ireland’s EU presidency.

# food-security - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

€5m Irish potato growing programme announced for Ethiopia
# Food Security
# Food Security

€5m Irish potato growing programme announced for Ethiopia

Jun 13th 2012, 12:07 PM 2,003 Views 11 Comments

Irish development agency Vita has launched a Potato Centre of Excellence in Africa with an aim to provide sustainable access to food for two million people.