Tag Archives: Climate Change

The French government recently made some important announcements about the 4 per 1000 Initiative for Food Security and Climate, which aims to reduce climate change by increasing carbon sequestration in soils. Just to remember the objective of the 4 per 1000 Initiative: According to scientists, if the annual amount of carbon stored in soils was […]

France has launched its English-language guide and call to action for the 4 per 1000 intiative, which can be accessed from this link to the French Ministry of Agriculture’s article. Check it out to learn more about what governments large and small and ordinary people can do to contribute to the initiative, which aims to […]

The French Minister of Agriculture, Agrifood and Forestry Stéphane Le Foll visited the United States from June 24th to June 29th. His tightly packed agenda included many meetings with US Agricultural officials on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership and events involving international organizations, researchers, farmers and NGOs. At one of such events – a […]

French Minister of Agriculture, Stéphane Le Foll, attended the G20 Agricultural Ministers Meeting on May 8, 2015 at the invitation of the G20 Turkish Presidency in order to address the different challenges related to global food security. This, the second ever event of its kind, takes place four years after the 2011 inaugural meeting organized […]