The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World (SOFI) 2018 setting out actions to achieve the goal by 2030 and confirming a rise in world hunger: the number of people who suffer from hunger has been growing over the past three years, returning to levels from almost a decade ago. Multiple forms of malnutrition are evident in many countries: adult obesity is growing even as forms of undernutrition persist. Climate variability and extremes are key drivers behind this rise, together with conflict and economic downturns.
- EPSO statement on Nutritional security & announcement of 4th Workshop ‘Addressing the Nutritional Security goal in the context of climate change’ in Milan on 13-14 September 2023 – registration deadline 20.6.2023 31/05/2023
- Register for the 24th EPSO Plant Science Seminar – the 15th June 2023 seminar will focus on “Trees – from above, from below, & from within” 26/05/2023
- EPSO Newsletter Spring 2023 issue – featuring new President’s editorial, plant science contributions to Horizon Europe & beyond, General Meeting, Fascination of Plants Day, Working Groups & more 24/05/2023