The Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO) analyses economic, social and political processes of change in the agricultural and food sector, and in rural areas. The geographic focus covers the enlarging EU, transition regions of Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe, as well as Central and Eastern Asia.
22 July 2021
IAMO Forum 2021 took place from 7–9 June 2021 with 315 participants. A review.
Over the coming decades, global competition for dwindling natural resources is expected to increase. Growing populations and climate change will pose major challenges to agrifood systems worldwide. The key to the sustainable development of...
20 July 2021 | Press Release 09/2021
With great power comes great responsibility: The EU and the Black Sea Region take leadership of the global wheat market
IAMO Policy Brief 41 highlights the growing responsibility of the EU and the Black Sea Region for ensuring global food security.
Global wheat trade is on the rise. Over the last 20 years, imports have grown by 53 percent to reach 179 million tons. This development has largely been driven by rising incomes and growing populations in Asia and Africa. In IAMO Policy Brief 41,...