WSDG Co-Establishes Specialized Canadian Consortium to Improve Food Security and Nutrition Overseas

The Waterloo Sustainable Development Group (WSDG), Ripple Farms, the University of Lethbridge, and Lethbridge College have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to initiate collaborative efforts to further develop Aquaponics and related sustainable agriculture technologies that enhance overseas food production and security. According to the latest World Food Program ā€œState of Food Security and Nutrition in the World (SOFI 2017)ā€ report, the number of chronically undernourished people around the world is believed to have increased to around 815 million in 2016, up from 777 million in 2015, sending a clear warning that the ambition of achieving United Nations Sustainable Development Goal …

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