Emilio Godoy, IPS News

Emilio Godoy is a Mexico-based correspondent for Inter Press Service who covers the environment, human rights and sustainable development. He has been a journalist since 1996 and has written for various media outlets in Mexico, Central America and Spain.

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Saturday, November 29, 2014
Only a Few Drops of Water at the Lima Climate Summit
MEXICO CITY - Although it is one of the victims of global warming, water will not be given a place of importance at the COP20 climate change conference to be held Dec. 1-12 in Lima, Peru. Climate change already threatens water supplies for agriculture due to the reduction in the availability of...
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Friday, October 10, 2014
Family Farmers, Not Green-Washed 'Climate Smart' Agriculture Is the Solution to Climate and Hunger
NAPLES, Italy - Small farmers can look to options like agroecological intensification and innovation, without necessarily turning to what's being called "climate-smart agriculture," which is promoted by the United Nations but has awakened doubts among global experts meeting in this Italian city...
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Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Mexican Farmers Oppose Expansion of Transgenic Crops
Bean grower Manuel Alvarado is part of the majority of producers in Mexico who consider it unnecessary to introduce genetically modified varieties of beans, as the government is promoting. “There is no study showing superior yields compared with hybrid or regional seeds. People are still unaware of...
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