New actors in the food security debate are communication specialists and software developers who are necessary for innovative ways to ensure that information reaches farmers and villages, says Bruce Campbell.▶
As climate change impacts unfold, compounding the many challenges already faced by smallholder farmers, pastoralists and fishers in the developing world, a new challenge emerges for science and policy: finding the right balance between food securi...▶
Bruce Campbell is director of the Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security programme (CCAFS), a strategic partnership of the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) and the Earth System Science Partnership (ESSP).
CCAFS brings together the world's best researchers in agricultural science, development research, climate science and Earth System science to identify and address the most important interactions, synergies and tradeoffs between climate change, agriculture and food security. Follow him on Twitter: @bcampbell_CGIAR or @cgiarclimate .