The interaction of food, energy, and water in North Africa is complex and building into a cascade of trouble. It is time to listen to the rural communities facing it on the frontline
The focus for MENA countries should not be to achieve self-sufficiency, but rather food security
When Gulf nations face food, security, and water scarcity issues, one response is to seek lucrative agricultural investments in fertile African lands. Yet, while such deals can bring benefits to the countries involved, there are also sizeable risks
Syria and its neighbors all have a vested interest in resuming agricultural trade to increase food security across the region.