UN: World Hunger Increases for Third Straight Year due to Climate Change

For The Real News Network, I spoke this week to Cindy Holleman, Senior Economist at the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization, about a new U.N. report on food security. That report reveals that hunger has increased globally for three straight years.

As Ms. Holleman explains, the main causes of increasing hunger are climate change, conflict and economic stagnation, all of which are challenges which we have the ability and knowledge to overcome:

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