Three Weather Events Could Undue World's Food Production: Report

25 Jun 2015 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
LONDON, United Kingdom
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In the worst case scenario, the world could face catastrophic food shortages and political instability due to the effects of climate change and water scarcity, according to a new report from UK-based specialist insurance market Lloyd’s.The report, “Food System Shock,” is based on new scientific models being developed at Anglia Ruskin University’s Global Sustainability Institute (GSI), through a project called the “Global Resource Observatory” (GRO). The British Foreign Office’s UK/US Task Force on Resilience of the Global Food Supply Chain to Extreme Events helped develop the scenario...

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