As the world's population grows, how will we cope with the increasing demand for food? What would happen in a food crisis, and what can be done to prevent one?
- As the population of the world increases, so do the demands on food production.
- There are almost a billion people in the world who suffer from chronic hunger and malnutrition, and this number is set to increase.
- Increasing productivity, improving food distribution and reducing food waste will all help to feed the planet.
- Changes in human consumption are vital so that food insecurity is controlled and everyone has enough to eat.
Almost a billion people across the world suffer from chronic hunger and malnutrition.
And this food insecurity is increasing.
Food insecurity – inadequate access to food
The growing population, climate change, scarcity of land and water, and changing consumption patterns, are all playing a part.
Food insecurity is affected by: Population growth. Limited land ...
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