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Giving food security our best shot

Giving food security our best shot

The UAE has ambitious plans across many sectors. When the country sets a goal, they certainly put everything into achieving it. This year marks the UAE’s Golden Jubilee and it is incredible to look at how some of the Emirates have grown from being pearl diving...

A call to improve food security on World Food Day

A call to improve food security on World Food Day

The term food security was coined back in 1974 at the World Food Conference. The conference was convened by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization in Rome following a famine in Bangladesh. During the conference, Henry Kissinger, the former US secretary of state,...

Water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink.

Water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink.

When you turn a tap on at home, do you ever think about where the water has come from? Probably not. Water is something we take for granted. However, water is a scarce resource. The United Nations has reported that water usage has more than doubled during the last...