global food security

$5-million gift to McGill’s global food security institute supports efforts to understand and reverse world hunger and malnutrition

Published: 11Oct2018

Every night, some 800 million people – one in nine people on earth – go to bed hungry. And projections suggest that unless creative solutions are found, the world will need to increase food...

Completed Projects

The following projects in global food security have been completed. Please select a project from the list below to view details.

Lutte contre la faim: Découverte de super patates plus nutritives

Published: 12Sep2018

Des chercheurs montréalais et colombiens ont découvert trois super pommes de terre capables de lutter contre la faim et la malnutrition. « Ce sont des pommes de terre plus nutritives que les autres...

Colloque internationale: sécurité alimentaire et nutrition à l'heure des changements climatiques


International Colloquium on Food Security and Nutrition in the Face of Climate Change/globalfoodsecurityCategory: Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Macdonald Campus

Two New Food Security Projects Announced

Published: 8Mar2016

The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and Global Affairs Canada have announced six new projects to be supported under the Canadian International Food Security Research Fund (CIFSRF)....

Academic Programs

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS BSC(AgEnvSc) Major in Global Food Security

Conference Proceedings

7th McGill Conference on Global Food Security (October 2014) Download 2014 Conference Proceedings Sixth McGill Conference on Global Food Security (October 2013) Download 2013 Conference Proceedings