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Food Security

In today’s world, about 1 billion people consume too few calories, 3 billion don’t have sufficient nutrients, and over 2.5 billion consume too much. This triple burden of malnutrition challenges our vision to achieve food security which has four main pillars: availability, access, utilization, and stability. How can we approach this complex, intertwine issue?

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Why Indonesia Must Reduce Its Dependence on Rice as a Staple Food

Why Indonesia Must Reduce Its Dependence on Rice as a Staple Food

  This article was originally published on Eco-Business. Diversification can increase food security by mitigating the threat of ...

No Shortcuts to Achieve Food Security: The Fate of Food Estate Initiatives in Indonesia

No Shortcuts to Achieve Food Security: The Fate of Food Estate Initiatives in Indonesia

In the last three months, the word ‘food estate’ (lumbung pangan) has been dominating the news headline, again. It is not the first ...

Food Estate for Food Security: A Noble Aspiration with Complex Implementation

Food Estate for Food Security: A Noble Aspiration with Complex Implementation

Endowed with vast tropical lands and waters, Indonesia has long been pursuing the state of food security. Back in 1996, this intention ...

Addressing ‘Food in the Time of Crises’ at the Largest Digital Conference of 2020

Addressing ‘Food in the Time of Crises’ at the Largest Digital Conference of 2020

Due to our seemingly ever-expanding needs, sometimes we forget the fact that food is one of the most basic human necessities. In such ...

Want to Improve the Global Food System? Start with Healthy Eating

Want to Improve the Global Food System? Start with Healthy Eating

Food is one of the most critical aspects that determine our health, intelligence, and even our capability to survive in this world. ...

Sustainable Peatland Agriculture Is Not a Daydream

Sustainable Peatland Agriculture Is Not a Daydream

“Wetlands and peatlands in Central Kalimantan cover more than 900.000 ha. We have prepared 300.000 ha where 200.000 of it under the ...