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Tata-Cornell Institute for Agriculture and Nutrition

A Research Vision for Food Systems in the 2020s: Defying the Status Quo


  • Research and science should not only inform food and environmental policy but should be adopted and mainstreamed into actions at all levels.
  • Food systems are faced with grander and interconnected challenges and constraints that bring about new research questions.
  • Research has a vital role in charting a positive and sustainable direction for global food security, nutrition, and health.
  • The status quo must be challenged to shape food systems transformation to deliver sustainable, healthier diets.
  • Global Food Security provides a platform where evidence is shared in an accessible manner for those who need to act on it.

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