UN rapporteur decries ‘dysfunctional global food systems’

Olivier De Schutter, the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food, recounts the shortcomings of the food system in a commentary in Business Day, a South African newspaper: “(T)he ability of millions to produce or access adequate food has been imperiled by dysfunctional global food systems.” One billion people are undernourished, 1.4 billion are obese,… » Read More

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