Course Available: GPP 583 (Food Security)

GPP 583: Food Security


Tuesdays 2:00 – 5:00pm, Term 2

Location: AERL 107

Enrollment: Graduate Students with instructor approval (or advanced undergraduates with instructor approval and completed G+PS form).

This course examines global food security challenges including: biophysical, economic, nutritional, socio-political, and institutional aspects. Geography of agricultural production, role of price and supply shocks, causes of malnutrition, and environmental impacts.

If you would like to register in this course, please contact the professor, Dr. Navin Ramankutty ( to indicate your interest in the course and copy MPPGA Program Coordinator, Alex Brzezinski ( who will assist with registration after professor approval.

Thank you,


Alexandra Brzezinski
Program Coordinator
Master of Public Policy & Global Affairs
The University of British Columbia | Vancouver Campus
#161-1855 West Mall | Vancouver BC | V6T 1Z2 Canada
Phone 604 822 3801

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