The geopolitics of food: food safety,globalization and sustainability at the heart of the challenges

Geopolitica cibo Expo2015
I have always been interested in geopolitics: to know what is behind the international policy, to understand the political, economic, or military strategies adopted by the different countries to respond to challenges and create alliances. In short: to know the different realities which makes our world a global network. That is why I decided on friday May 16th to go to a conference about “the geopolitics of food” organized by the italian Istituto di Alti Studi in Geopolitica e Scienze Ausiliarie. It made me understand once again that when we speak about geopolitics it does cover only the States political decisions but in a such global world the food also becomes an interconnected reality which has significant consequences on the global population and on what we eat. Thus, the theme of food safety has been raised once again as a crucial issue for the world’s global balances. Moreover, speaking about Expo 2015 and its ...