Investment In Sustainable Agriculture Efforts Essential For Political Stability, National Security, CSIS Report Says

Center for Strategic & International Studies: Food Insecurity, Conflict, and Stability
In this report, Kimberly Flowers, director of the CSIS Global Food Security Project, discusses how “[t]he food-price crisis of 2007-2008 caused dozens of protests across the globe, serving as a wakeup call to the international community and the United States that investments in sustainable agricultural development are critical to political stability and national security” (11/16).