World Food Day: Change the Future of Migration, Investing in Food Security and Rural Development

Growing rural to urban migration and less investment in agriculture increases the risk of food insecurity in the country say experts at a seminar on the World Food Day organized by the Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) here at Islamabad. Speakers said that rural to urban migration, conversion of farmland into industrial and housing zones and low level of investment in the agriculture sector, especially in small-scale farming, are some of the causes of increasing risks of food insecurity and loss of rural development in the country. Raja Taimur Hassan has the story…

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