Climate Hunger: news and commentary in real time

This blog explores the intersection of climate change and its impacts on food production, forced displacement, and resulting hunger emergencies that they cause, and deforestation.

The World is Hungry!!!
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The World is Hungry!!!

Eight weeks into Russia’s invasion, the war is having major repercussions around the world, especially on food security. The UN...
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The First Government Falls Because of Food And Fuel Shortages And Climate Change

First country falls
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Like Lemmings, Humanity is Ignoring the Perils of Climate Change and Hunger, and Is Headed Off a Cliff
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Like Lemmings, Humanity is Ignoring the Perils of Climate Change and Hunger, and Is Headed Off a Cliff

The latest Climate Report from the IPCC, confirms that climate change is and will increasingly cause food supply shocks.  Harvests...
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Extraordinary Heat Waves Hit Both Poles!
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Extraordinary Heat Waves Hit Both Poles!

Antarctic areas reach 40 degrees Celsius or 72 degrees Fahrenheit above normal at same time as north pole regions hit...
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Adapt, move, or die! 4th Mass Coral Bleaching In 6 Years!
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Adapt, move, or die! 4th Mass Coral Bleaching In 6 Years!

To our horror, another mass coral bleaching event is striking the Great Barrier Reef, with water temperatures reaching up to...
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War in Ukraine and Climate Change Demands Food Production Resiliency or There Will Be Hunger!
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War in Ukraine and Climate Change Demands Food Production Resiliency or There Will Be Hunger!

Among the horrifying humanitarian consequences of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine troubling short-, medium- and long-term disruptions to the global food...
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War in Ukraine, Pandemic and Climate Change Combining to Create a Global Food Crisis
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War in Ukraine, Pandemic and Climate Change Combining to Create a Global Food Crisis

On 24 February, the Russia launched its attack against Ukraine. Unfortunately for the world, at the time of the attack,...
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Pandemic – a harbinger of climate change’s impact on global hunger!
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Pandemic – a harbinger of climate change’s impact on global hunger!

The pandemic lays bare the weaknesses in our food production and supply chains. Unfortunately, the pandemic is only a harbinger...
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