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Tenth World conference - The eradication of hunger

The Tenth World Conference on The Future of Science explores a theme that puts science at the centre of the social debate: The Eradication of Hunger.


The aim is to offer a global vision of problems such as water scarcity, the development of sustainable agriculture, food safety, food and health; and to indicate how science and technology can contribute to solving these problems. Economic, political and ethical aspects are also discussed.


The conference starts from the assumption that everybody has a right to clean water and wholesome food. These are not only moral imperatives: any investment to accomplish them will bring major economic returns.

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