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Global governance of food and agriculture industries

transatlantic regulatory harmonization and multilateral policy cooperation for food safety

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Published by Edward Elgar in Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food industry and trade -- Government policy,
  • Agricultural industries -- Government policy,
  • Food industry and trade -- Safety regulations,
  • Agricultural industries -- Safety regulations,
  • Food -- Safety measures -- International cooperation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementReba A. Carruth [editor].
    ContributionsCarruth, Reba Anne, 1955-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9000.6 .G54 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3422506M
    ISBN 101843761963
    LC Control Number2005044195

    Get a competitive edge in the food and agriculture industries. Base yourself in Australia’s agricultural hub and be alongside world-class researchers, primary producers and agribusiness leaders, discovering the economic, policy, environmental and social issues affecting agribusinesses and global food systems. The food production and supply chain accounts for about 30% of total global energy consumption. 90% of global power generation is water-intensive. (UNESCO, ) Global water demand (in terms of water withdrawals) is projected to increase by 55% by , mainly because of growing demands from manufacturing (% increase).

    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada supports the Canadian agriculture and agri-food sector through initiatives that promote innovation and competitiveness. Please note that due to regularly scheduled maintenance, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada content may be temporarily unavailable Sunday, August 16 from 9 am until 1 pm (EDT).   Food and agriculture is at the heart of our civilizations. Many religions and cultures celebrate various aspects of food and agriculture due to the importance in our continuity. For an issue that goes to the heart of humanity, it also has its ugly side. 26 articles on “Food and Agriculture Issues” and 4 related issues: East Africa Food.

    several articles and book chapters in the field of food, nutrition and culture, and nutrition and education. Gina Tatiana Barbosa Muñoz ND, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, is a. This special issue examines the changing global governance of food. By ‘governance’ we mean ‘the institutionalized economic processes that organize and coordinate activity among a wide variety of economic actors’ (Campbell & Lindberg , p. ). These actors range from vulnerable peasants in West Africa to upwardly mobile.


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Downloadable. In the absence of a global government, the regulation of markets and industries depends on extensive regional and multilateral policy cooperation and regulatory harmonization to protect citizens, farmers and the collective good of nations. As the chapters in this book make clear, the solution to today’s food safety problems depends on more than just setting the right regulatory.

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Food safety regulation is needed to protect consumers, avoid the spread of disease and address the increasing risks of an expanding agri‐food.

Innovative governance mechanisms can help reposition different sectors and actors as partners – rather than competitors – in coordinated action towards food systems transformation. Governance improvement is the result of an iterative and adaptive collective learning process, driven by the search for answers to practical problems.

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This book examines how TNCs exercise power over global food and agriculture governance and what the consequences are for the sustainability of the global food system. The book defines three aspects of this corporate power: instrumental power, or direct influence; structural power, or the broader influence corporations have over setting agendas.

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