Opinion: Holistic Approach Vital for Managing Issues of Food, Wealth and Environment

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Opinion: Holistic Approach Vital for Managing Issues of Food, Wealth and Environment

PUBLISHED DATE

March 2013

RESOURCE

In a CDKN online article, Michiel van Dijk of LEI-Wageningen UR reports on the growing need for policy-makers to be aware about and balance trade-offs among food security, poverty, climate change and sustainable development. If decision-makers are to balance such trade-offs, they must be aware of the complex interaction among land use, food security and climate change, and adopt a forward-looking and integrated approach when formulating policies