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PROJECT LAUNCHED TO ENHANCE MILLET PRODUCTION, CONSUMPTION

 

The Indo-Canada research project on small millets aims at enhancing its production and consumption. Millets are a must to tackle the increasing number of diabetic and lifestyle deceases in the community... This project on small millet production, processing and consumption was launched by Dhan Foundation, supported by Canadian International Food Security Research Fund (CIFSRF) and by Canada's International Development Research Centre (IDRC) with the partnership of scientists from McGill University [Prof. Vijaya Raghavan], Canada and Tamil Nadu Agricultural University.

Published: 5Apr2016

SAN-Nariño Project

Improving Potato Production for Increased Food Security of Indigenous Communities in Colombia

PROJECT OVERVIEW

“Food security exists when all people, at all times, have physical, social and economic access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food which meets their dietary needs and food preferences for an active and healthy life.” (http://www.unicef.org.co/0-nutricion.htm retrieved 13.08.2011).