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OCTOBER 8, 2013

PUBLIC LECTURE

Government and other Obstacles to Food Security: A Tale of Leadership and Cooperation
Marco Ferroni
Executive Director,
Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture
Switzerland


OCTOBER 9, 2013

CONFERENCE

Morning Keynote Address

Improved Food Security with Nutrition: Collective Solutions, Limitless Benefits
Venkatesh Mannar
President, Micronutrient Initiative (MI), Ottawa, ON


SESSION 1: Linkages between Agriculture and Nutrition in Fighting Food Insecurity and Hunger

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Brent Swallow
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Carol Henry Presentation.pdf
Rick Sunstrum and
Berhanu Woldemichael
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Felister Wambugha Makini                                Presentation.pdf

SESSION 2: Global Approaches in the Fight against Food Insecurity and Hunger

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Thomas Pesek
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Dolf te Lintelo Presentation.pdf
Mark Fryars Presentation.pdf
The Honourable Michel Chancy                          Presentation.pdf

Afternoon: Special Keynote Address

Agricultural Biotechnology and Food Security: Threat or Opportunity?
Calestous Juma
Professor of the Practice of International Development, Director, Science, Technology and Globalization Project, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge, MA


SESSION 3: Future Generations and the Emerging Challenges on Food Insecurity and Hunger

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Rachel Krause
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Shrikalaa Kannan                                                Presentation.pdf
Colleen Eidt Presentation.pdf
Mohammed Ashour and Shobhita Soor Presentation not available

SESSION 4: Policies and Programs against Food Insecurity and Hunger

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Yurie Tanimichi Hoberg                                    
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Richard Munang                                             Presentation.pdf
Annette Desmarais Presentation not available
Diana Bronson Presentation not available