Understanding the impact of climate change on food systems
The State of Food and Agriculture 2016: Climate change, agriculture and food securityPDF
The impact of climate change on agriculture and the implications for food security are already alarming. This report identifies strategies, financing opportunities, and data and information needs. It also describes transformative policies and institutions that can overcome barriers to...
Climate change and food systems: global assessments and implications for food security and tradePDF
This book describes how global warming will impact where and how food is produced, and discusses the significant consequences for food security, health and nutrition, water scarcity and climate adaptation. The book also highlights the implications for global food trade.
Managing Climate Change Risks in Food SystemsPDF
This chapter of the book "Transforming Food Systems for a Rising India" identify the pathways through which climate change will impact food security as essential to creating robust food systems. After analyzing the impacts on crop and livestock productivity, on health and labor productivity and...
Actions to transform food systems under climate changePDF
Our food systems are failing us. Nothing short of a systemic transformation of food systems is required if we are to feed the world’s current and future population sustainably under climate change. The report identify the high priority actions that we must collectively take now, for climate...
Beyond urban: city-region food systems for resilient and sustainable developmentWebsite
A large share of the world’s population lives in urban areas, making cities a major cause of climate change. Food is especially relevant in this regard, calling for strategies that make food systems contribute to urban resilience.
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|Collection Updated||December 2020|