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9 Rural Security Techniques

Anyone living in a rural area knows of or has suffered from theft, destruction of property and vandalism. In these hard times, it seems to be getting worse than ever before. But for those of you that currently live in … Continue reading

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Global Food Security Needs States to Ally with Family Farmers

Sylvia Kay, Guest Blogger Sylvia Kay is a researcher at Transnational Institute (TNI). She works on a wide range of issues including land grabbing, water, and agricultural investment. South Africa’s most famous cleric, Desmond Tutu, in his inimitable style, once … Continue reading

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The Damaging Links Between Food, Fuel and Finance: A growing threat to food security

Timothy A. Wise Just when you thought the unhealthy ties between food, fuel, and financial markets couldn’t get more perverse, we get the announcement that Vitol, the world’s largest independent oil trader, is entering the grain-trading business, hiring a team … Continue reading

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