Rappler's latest stories on food security in the Philippines
[OPINION] Securing our fisheries to ensure food security
Destructive human activities and climate-related disasters have tipped our marine ecological balance to a point where urgent measures are needed to prevent a food security crisis
[OPINION] With rice tariffication, what happens to food security?
Philippine agricultural performance from 1995 to the present has been dismal, if not catastrophic
[OPINION] Are we food secure?
We leave this to you not as a question, but a call to action
Duterte wants to 'abolish' Evasco-led NFA Council
During a meeting with rice traders, the President also expresses an intention to transfer NFA and NIA out of Evasco's supervision and back under the Department of Agriculture
What if our farmers give up on us?
It is time to rethink how each of us can help Filipino farmers even in small ways
House to probe 'unchanging patterns' of food insecurity in PH
The House inquiry seeks to get recommendations from government agencies on how to address the unchanging patterns of malnutrition in the country
The future of food security
Without the price support for farmers local rice production will become less profitable and will result in the bankruptcy of farmers
'Significant progress' in food security seen in PH – FAO report
Despite this progress the country still faces extreme challenges of malnutrition and hunger
Why shifting to brown rice matters
In a country vulnerable to climate change and its impact brown rice will help us face the threat of food insecurity
PH ranks 72nd in 2015 Global Food Security Index
The 2015 Global Food Security Index rates the country s performance in achieving food security as moderate
FAO reappoints PH as external auditor
The Philippines was re appointed as the external auditor for FAO for the next 6 years