Food Security

Food Security

The growing global population – and the need for more and more nutritious food to feed us all – has particularly captured our attention as a company because of the sweeping challenges involved.

Today, the world faces unprecedented obstacles brought on, in part, by a global population that has already grown to more than seven billion people. By 2050, that number will grow to more than nine billion. From farm to table, our company plays a significant role along the entire food value chain, which is why this issue has become a central focus for DuPont.

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2016 Global Food Security Index Released
On June 9th, 2016 the Economist Intelligence Unit released its 2016 Global Food Security Index (GFSI).  The GFSI, sponsored by DuPont, is an annual benchmarking index that provides a common framework for understanding the root causes of food insecurity by examining the dynamics of food systems around the world. Through this framework, the GFSI has created a unique country-level food...
Jun 9, 2016 11:00 AM ET
Challenges and Opportunities of The Urban Transition: A DuPont Advisory Committee Report
According to a recent UN report, by 2050, over 60 percent of the world’s population will live in urban areas.  What food security opportunities and challenges will this present? A recently released white paper from the DuPont Advisory Committee on Agricultural Innovation & Productivity, “The Urban Transition: Implications for Global Food Security,” explores the urban growth...
Jun 8, 2016 3:30 PM ET


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