THE RIGHT TO FOOD, FOOD SECURITY AND ENTITLEMENTS
SITUATING FOOD JUSTICE
Undernourishment: provided with less food
than is needed for health and growth.
Figures are according to FAO 2009.
Source: International Development Poli
Food Insecurity & Food Deserts
USA in 2013Food Insecure Households
14.3 percent of households = 17.5 million households
5.6 percent of these had very low food security = 6.8
USDA. Mark Nord, M. Andrews, S. Carlson. Household Food Secur
POVERTY AND HUNGER
Hunger in America 1968
Agricultural Productivity too low?
The FAO, while accepting that low productivity in
agriculture is one of the principle causes of
under-nutrition and food-insecu