Food system transformation can help meet climate targets
Read the full report, Enhancing NDCs for food systems: Recommendations for decision-makers, here or here (PDF link). See also the Foodsource chapter How can we reduce food-related greenhouse gas emissions?
While some of the food system challenges facing humanity are local, in an interconnected world, adopting a global perspective is essential. Many environmental issues, such as climate change, need supranational commitments and action to be addressed effectively. Due to ever increasing global trade flows, prices of commodities are connected through space; a drought in Romania may thus increase the price of wheat in Zimbabwe.