human security

Development in Lao PDR: The food security paradox

Issues:Climate change, Competition over resources

Tags:climate change, food security, human security, Lao PDR, SDC working paper

Food security will remain out of reach for many people, especially women and children, in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, or Laos, if the country continues to emphasize commodities and resources development at the expense of the environment and livelihoods while ignoring global trends for food and energy. Read more »