FOOD

26/04-2022: The Conversation

A year of hunger: how the Russia-Ukraine war is worsening climate-linked food shortages

Climate change is already cutting crop yields. Waand unrest are likely to compound these issues for food-importing nations

14/04-2022: The Guardian

Our food system isn't ready for the climate crisis

The world's farms produce only a handful of varieties of bananas, avocados, coffee and other foods – leaving them more vulnerable to the climate breakdown

27/03-2022: Inside Climate News

Complex Models Now Gauge the Impact of Climate Change on Global Food Production. The Results Are ‘Alarming’

Climate change is a "threat multiplier," making hunger emergencies worse. Advanced modeling shows that crop yields could plummet, faster than expected

24/01-2022: Nature

A call for governments to save soil

To ensure food security, the world must stop letting fertile soil wash and blow away

15/12-2021: The Conversation

How climate change and extreme weather may lead to food shortages and escalating prices

Adverse weather is likely to reduce the amount of food the world can grow

11/11-2021: The Guardian

Madagascar is drying out – there’s no harvest, only hunger

A doctor in the south of the country says people are eating cactus leaves and ashes as the rains become more erratic

19/10-2021: WMO

Climate change triggers mounting food insecurity, poverty and displacement in Africa

The State of the Climate in Africa 2020 report provides a snapshot of climate change trends and impacts, including sea level rise and the melting of the continent’s iconic glaciers. It highlights Africa’s disproportionate vulnerability and shows how the potential benefits of investments in climate adaptation, weather and climate services and early warning systems far outweigh the costs