World hunger on the rise for the first time in years

World hunger on the rise for the first time in years
 

Climate change and natural resource depletion are causing the number of people suffering from hunger to rise following years of decline, according to three major reports. 
Record food production and falling prices had generally boosted food security in recent years, the Economist Intelligence Unit said last week [26 September] in the latest edition of its annual index on global food security. 
But it warned that fluctuating global economic growth, increasing inequality, political instability and forced migration were all damaging food security. Climate change and depletion of natural... read more

 
10 October 2017 in Environment, Views: 66
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