Financial Times Editorial Calls for Investment in Agricultural Research to Feed a Growing Population
The Financial Times published an editorial calling for more agriculture and food security aid in the declaration that will be signed at next week’s World Food Summit. They write that more attention must be paid towards the 1 billion chronically undernourished people in the globe, and the challenges to the future of food production, including an increasing population and climate change.
They also write that developing countries “need investment in research on agricultural techniques” in order to significantly increase food production in the developing world.
Read more of the Financial Times’ editorial here (subscription required)