Food for thought How the G20 can help prevent a new food crisis
Global food prices are currently extremely high, reaching the highest ever levels on record during February 2011 and surpassing the heights of the 2007-2008 food crisis. Higher food prices could add millions to the number who go to bed hungry each night or are forced to buy cheaper, less nutritious alternatives.
It is imperative that
G20 leaders take bold action to invest in fighting hunger and tackling food price volatility.