Food Security

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April 21, 2014

South Sudan on the Brink of Famine Demands Urgent Action

On the first of April, I walked with great sadness through the United Nations compound in Juba, capital of South… more
April 3, 2014

United States To Participate in Milan Expo 2015

The residence of the Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Rome was crowded with American and Italian… more
March 25, 2014

Farmer-to-Farmer: The Impact You Can’t Measure

For seven years, I’ve served as the program manager for the USAID-supported Farmer-to-Farmer Program . Like many agricultural development programs,… more
March 24, 2014

Meeting Water, Food, and Health Needs in Kenya

I am encouraged by how USAID’s water programs around the world contribute to integrated approaches that meet the objectives of… more
March 5, 2014

Promoting Education on Biotechnology

Science plays an important role in U.S. foreign policy -- and the State Department has a deep bench of scientific… more
February 12, 2014

A U.S.-African Union

Every year, heads of state and cabinet officials from across Africa gather in Addis Ababa to meet with political, civil… more
January 2, 2014

Helping the Most Vulnerable Lift Themselves Up in Cambodia

Traveling in the developing world to observe food security challenges and review projects and progress often stirs mixed emotions, and… more
December 30, 2013

Innovation Will Transform Agriculture in Cambodia

One of the goals of my recent journey to Cambodia focused on exploring opportunities for transforming Cambodia's agriculture sector. Cambodia’s… more
December 24, 2013

A Holiday Reflection

Whatever is foreseen in joy Must be lived out from day to day, Vision held open in the dark By… more
December 18, 2013

Education Supports Food Security

As I traveled throughout Cambodia with a team of journalists from Asia to learn about innovations in agricultural development, I… more
November 22, 2013

Postharvest Loss Ideation Jam: A Fresh Look at a Longstanding Challenge

Grappling with food security implications of lost and wasted food is a constant challenge for researchers and policy experts. According… more

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April 22, 2014

#OurOcean2014 Conference

Secretary of State John Kerry announced the 2014 Our Ocean Conference to be held at the U.S. Department of State… more

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