Last quote by Jacques Diouf
Higher prices and volatility will continue in the next years if we fail to tackle the structural causes of imbalances in the international agricultural system.
Jan 25 2011
Jacques Diouf has been quoted 4 times. The two most recent articles where Jacques Diouf has been quoted are Billions needed to feed the world's starving and Calls for leading nations to act against food crisis. Most recently, Jacques Diouf was quoted as having said, “If I just give you some figures, the amount of developmental aid that went into agriculture in 1980 was 17 per cent. In 2006 it had fallen to 3.8 per cent.”.
Quotes by Jacques Diouf
Oct 16 2009
If I just give you some figures, the amount of developmental aid that went into agriculture in 1980 was 17 per cent. In 2006 it had fallen to 3.8 per cent.
Apr 20 2009
We need to double world food production by the year of 2050 to feed (a) population that is expected to reach nine billion persons.
Oct 16 2008
If there is a recession, naturally it will be more difficult to mobilise the resources for agriculture in developing countries. But also the income of people will not increase in a recession and therefore we may have more poor people and more hungry people.