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Lessons from Hanoi

The 2nd Global Conference on Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change, which took place in Hanoi, Vietnam in early September, stressed the urgency of “climate-smart” agriculture. This seeks to increase agricultural productivity in an environmentally and socially sustainable way, whilst … Continue reading

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El Niño Events May Tip Nations to War

Controversial research suggests that climactic events such as El Niño may have an effect on the susceptibly of nations to civil strife. Researchers observed strong historical linkages between temperature and violent outbreaks and suggest worldwide violence is twice as likely … Continue reading

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