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Middle East Turmoil Reflects Global Anxiety about Wheat


Supplies of the staple food grain are tight–and may get tighter Underlying the wave of unrest across North Africa and the Middle East is the fact that some of the cries for democracy are coming from mouths in need of … Continue reading

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New study suggests global pacts like REDD ignore primary causes of destruction of forests


2011-01-24 IUFRO (International Union of Forest Research Organizations) NEW YORK (24 January 2010)—A new study issued today by some of the world’s top experts on forest governance finds fault with a spate of international accords, and helps explain their failure … Continue reading

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