The Russia-Ukraine Conflict: Its Implications for the Global Food Supply Chains
Food is one of the most traded goods, and the conflict in Ukraine, one of the European breadbaskets, has triggered a significant additional disruption in the global food supply chains after the…
Impacts of the Russia-Ukraine War on Global Food Security: Towards More Sustainable and Resilient Food Systems?
As a conflict between two major agricultural powers, the Russia–Ukraine war has various negative socioeconomic impacts that are now being felt internationally and might worsen, notably, for global…
In defense of the avocado: a life cycle perspective
- The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment
On November 1st, The Guardian published an article entitled “End of the avocado: why chefs are ditching the unsustainable fruit,” which suggested that chefs in England and other European nations were…
A pandemic clonal lineage of the wheat blast fungus
It is shown that a clonal lineage of the wheat blast fungus recently spread to Asia and Africa following two independent introductions from South America, highlighting the urgent need for genomic surveillance to track and mitigate the spread of wheat blast outside of South America.
Asia's regional conflicts and cascading hazards.
- Political ScienceScience