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    UPOV and plant variety protection? Berne Declaration publishes a critique of UPOV’s 2005 impact assessment

UPOV and plant variety protection? Berne Declaration publishes a critique of UPOV’s 2005 impact assessment

A new publication by the Berne Declaration scrutinizes UPOV’s 2005 impact report and calls the evidence into question

Increasing CO2 threatens human nutrition

As climate change sees global temperatures and Carbon Dioxide levels trending up, it may also be decreasing the nutrients in food

Almost one-third of food ends up landfills every year

With an estimated 800 million people still suffer from hunger, almost one-third of food produced for human consumption globally ends up in landfills every year. A new report from the High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition looks into the issue