108 million people worldwide face severe food insecurity, 30% more than just 2 years ago.
According to a report presented to the UN human rights council this is a myth.
With continued and strengthened implementation of a regional food security plan, Latin America and the Caribbean could become the first developing region to completely eradicate hunger
The UN and the region’s countries have crafted a blueprint for making their agriculture, food and nutritional security sectors more sustainable.
Cattle ranching, agriculture, mining housing and tourism are among the causes and they could lead to a decrease in productivity and an imbalance in ecosystems.
Each year 12 million hectares of arable land around the world are being lost.