04 Jun FAO's Latest State of Food and Agriculture (SOFA)
Posted at 08:51h in Agriculture, Food Policy, Right to Food 0 Comments
The latest State of Food and Agriculture (SOFA) report finds global malnutrition costs unacceptable and urges priority action.
The Report this year is focused on Food Systems for Better Nutrition and calls for priority action to combat malnutrition through changes in national and international food systems, noting that vitamin and micronutrients deficiency together with obesity and overweight exact social and economic costs running into trillions of dollars a year.
Here are the links:
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013: http://www.fao.org/publications/sofa/en/
If you are reading this Tuesday morning you can livestream the press conference: http://www.fao.org/webcast/