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More Women Researchers Needed To Achieve Food Security, Speakers At Borlaug Dialogue Say

BBC News: More women researchers needed ‘to deliver food security’
“…[At the 2015 Borlaug Dialogue in Iowa this weekend], Chelsea Clinton, told delegates that women were a ‘crucial, vital, and necessary’ part of delivering global food security. Data show that progress has been made in recent years, but there is still a long way to go to close the gender gap…” (Kinver, 10/17).

International Business Times: Global agricultural sector in need of more women to deliver ‘global food security’; leaders call for equality in science
“…[Policy and business] leaders gathered at the 2015 Borlaug Dialogue in the U.S. and discussed the ‘fundamentals of global food security.’ The event aims to inspire young women to build their careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)…” (Malicdem, 10/19).

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