The challenge calls for divergent solutions — small-scale, tech-based initiatives as much as long-term research.
This Spotlight explores food insecurity and how progress can be made to ensure access to enough nutritious food.
Video advice can help farmers — if it's local and backed by strong partnerships, says Digital Green's Rikin Gandhi.
Setting up one regulatory body would help to overcome a lack of scientific capacity in this field, says study.
Seedmap hosts an interactive map of case studies on food security, but critics say it paints a one-sided picture.
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Researchers need to explore wild areas for new rice varieties that may hold important insights for cultivation.