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Lessons on water for food security in a changing climate

Published: 22 March 2024
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"As the climate crisis unfolds, farmers across the world face growing problems with droughts and floods. Erratic rainfall patterns and extreme weather events will only get worse and require a greater focus on water management. But solutions exist and countries can often learn from each other, according to experts at a recent seminar."

"The event Water for Food Security in a Changing Climate was held in Stockholm on 21 March, in the lead-up to World Water Day. The timing was no coincidence – the organisers at SIANI, SIWI/Swedish Water House and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) wanted to raise awareness of the critical role of water for food security..."

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