05/03/2012 01:35 pm ET

The Top 10 Global Food Trailblazers

Thomson Reuters AlertNet has launched a multimedia campaign titled "Solutions For A Hungry World." There are a lot of great stories and resources about food topics, ranging from predictions on global hunger in 50 years to an examination of food speculation. The entire series is worth a careful read.

Below is AlertNet's top 10 food trailblazers, a list that truly spans the globe and offers inspirational stories from many different countries.

Slideshow text and photos courtesy of AlertNet unless otherwise noted.