food regulation, food insecurity, food aid, food price, human rights, Feed the Future initiative, climate change, Global Food Security Act
The world’s farms currently produce enough calories to adequately feed everyone on the planet. From the 1960s through 2008, per capita food availability worldwide has risen from 2220 kilocalories per person per day to 2790. Specifically, developing countries have recorded a rise in kilocalories per person per day, from 1850 to 2640. Yet, despite overall availability, around 815 million people still suffer from hunger or some form of malnutrition. Approximately one in ten people are undernourished.
"The Global Food Security Act: America's Strategic Approach to Combating World Hunger,"
Journal of Food Law & Policy: Vol. 14
, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uark.edu/jflp/vol14/iss2/4
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