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Implement food Act by April 4, Centre to states

Include eggs in nation’s food security programme, demand act...

People’s Budget Initiative says implementation of food security programme discouraging Activists and nutrition experts have demanded the inclusion of eggs in the country’s food security programme in the run-up to the Union Budget 2015-16. They ... Down to Earth, 6 days ago
Moodie Report

A moment of triumph for India

With the US agreeing to a permanent solution to address India’s concerns about procurement for its food security programme, the main hurdle has ostensibly been cleared for the WTO to go ahead with the time-frame for signing the Trade Facilitation ...
 Deccan chronicle2 months ago The Moodie Blog: A feast of the senses at a big, fat Indian wedding  Moodie Report1 week ago India, US resolve impasse over food security issues at WTO  The Financial Chronicle2 months ago India agrees with U.S. on food stockpiling, clears way for WTO deal  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Coming a long way

View Comments Abdou Dieng, who recently left his job as Ethiopia's Country Director of the World Food Program (WFP) was born in Senegal in 1995. He graduated from the University of Dakar in 1983 with a BA in Business Law and attained a Masters in ...
 Capital Ethiopia2 weeks ago WFP to improve livelihoods in Thar, Sanghar, Mirpurkhas  Frontier Post2 weeks ago WFP begins projects in districts of Sindh to curb drought : January 08, 2015, 3:22 am  Daily Times2 weeks ago Country Representative of WFP says projects will be initiated in Tharparkar, Sanghar and Mirpur Khas.  Radio Pakistan2 weeks ago

Training cum Awareness programme on NFSA 2013

23 Jan , Namchi (IPR): Training cum awareness programme on the implementation of National Food Security Act (NFSA), 2013 organized by Food, Civil Supplies and Consumers Affairs Department was held at Community Hall today. Present during the training was ...
 Voice of Sikkim3 days ago Training held  E Pao!4 weeks ago
Daily Newswatch

GEF Updates on Sustainable Cities, Deforestation and Food Security Programmes

5 January 2015: The Global Environment Facility (GEF) has released its first updates on three 'integrated approach' programmes focused on: sustainable cities; taking deforestation out of commodity supply chains; and food security in sub-Saharan ...
 Biodiversity Policy & Practice1 week ago GEF to boost sustainable city, forestry, others with $255m  Daily Newswatch1 week ago

Food Security Act: BJP wanted to oppose but feared backlash

When the UPA government brought Food Security Bill, BJP had felt that the coverage of 67% population under it was too high but did not oppose then because of the fear of being branded "anti-poor", a senior party leader said on Thursday. BJP then decided to ...
 DNA4 days ago Future of food act uncertain?  Asian Age2 days ago

India's oilseed production should be linked to food security, says industry

India has become the largest importer of edible oil. The country imported around 11.8 million tonnes of edible oil from October 2013 to November 2014, a record in itself, according to industry sources. This year, unfavourable weather conditions ...
 Hindu Business Line1 week ago

WTO to discuss India's food security demand at special meet

In an unprecedented move, the World Trade Organization will hold a ‘Special General Council’ meeting on November 26 to discuss India’s demand for food security, as well as signing of the trade facilitation agreement. This follows an understanding reached between India and the US on the food security issue. WTO has decided to call a meeting of delegations from all member countries to seek their views on food stockpiling and whether or not India, and other developing countries, ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago WTO mini-Ministerial at Davos on Jan 24  Business Standard India2 weeks ago WTO mini-Ministerial meet to be held at Davos  India Today2 weeks ago
Business Standard India

WTO chief to visit India, govt eyes food security solution

dia is going to up its ante on seeking a permanent solution to the food security issue at the WTO even as director general Roberto Azevdo is visiting India this month. Azevdo, who is coming to Jaipur to take part in the CII Partnership Summit from ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago PM Modi meets commerce ministry brass to finalise WTO stand  Jagran Post2 months ago

WTO Trade Facilitation pact, food security signed

The decision preceded long hours of tense negotiations and last minute hiccups from Argentina and Pakistan After almost 11 months of parleys, the World Trade Organization (WTO) on Thursday signed the trade facilitation agreement (TFA) and agreed to India’s demand for a perpetual ‘peace clause’ till a final solution to the issue of food stockholding is found. The decisions were taken at a ‘special’ meeting of the WTO General Council (GC), the highest ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago WTO impasse over, India's food security concerns taken on board  IndiaTV News1 month ago WTO impasse over,India's food security concerns taken on board  Deccan Herald1 month ago
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