State of Food and Agriculture

One billion more people could join the ranks of those already unable to afford healthy diet

Approximately three billion people, almost 40 per cent of the world’s population, cannot afford a healthy diet and another one billion people could join their ranks should further unpredictable events reduce incomes by one-third, the UN food agency said, launching a new report on Tuesday. 

Sustainable practices help farmers cope with climate change

Climate change will make it even more expensive for the world’s poorest people to afford food, according to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

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