OXFAM Roundtable "Climate Change Impacts on Grain Production"


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On the 5th of March the international development organisation Oxfam conducted the round table discussion "Impact of climate change on grain production: economic assessment of potential losses up to 2050. Possible risks for national and global food security" in partnership with the Russian International Affairs Council. Georgiy Safonov, Head of Centre for Environmental and Natural Resources Economics, National Research Institute Higher School of Economics, presented the report which raised lively discussion around droughts of 2010 and 2012 and losses for grain production, as well as future of grain industry.

The project is supported by the British Embassy in Moscow.

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