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BRICS Leaders Speak Out on International Finance, Trade, Fossil Fuels

Leaders of the bloc of five major developing countries known as BRICS called today for reforms to the global financial system. Representatives of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa meeting in Dehli, India repeated their request to the World Bank and … Continue reading

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Presenter Spotlight: Huajun Tang

ICCCFS will feature reports by leading researchers from the BRICS countries, Indonesia, and the United States. Dr. Huajun Tang is the Vice President for International Collaboration at The Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) in Beijing, China and a vice chairman of … Continue reading

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BASIC Ministers Discuss Climate Change

Ministers from Brazil, South Africa, India, and China--the countries that make up the bloc known as BASIC--met in South Africa from May 28-29 to discuss climate change. They called on developed countries to keep their commitment to the Kyoto Protocol … Continue reading

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Call for Papers

Background Download Call for Papers (PDF 37K) Information in Chinese on the CAAS website Although great advances have been made towards global food security production and consumption goals over the past half-century, many people remain food-insecure. The Food and Agriculture … Continue reading

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