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Food shortage to reach critical phase in Asia, Africa

  • Pankaj Kumar

Jakarta | Mon, December 3 2012 | 03:49 pm

PREMIUM First things first, food security for Africa and Asia is an immediate global challenge.

According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), food insecurity is a major global concern today as 1 billion people are suffering from starvation, under nutrition and malnutrition, and we are still far from reaching the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to half extreme ...