Saskatchewan produces 40% of the world’s lentils.
Why Partner with GIFS?
With 9.6 billion people expected to be living on the planet by 2050, food security is one of the greatest issues facing humanity today.
GIFS cannot address the issue of food security on its own. Efforts in this area require an international network of partners working together to create new technologies that will boost crop production in developed nations. As accomplishments are realized, GIFS will then work with its partners in developing nations to transfer these technologies to organizations and farmers so they can begin to grow their economies and eventually replace subsistence-level poverty with economic cycles catalyzed by better nutrition and health.
In addition to upholding our moral responsibility to help feed the world, there are significant economic opportunities for organizations who want to play a role in solving the issue of food insecurity: