Food riots foretell global health crisis

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Food riots in Mozambique, following similar protests in India, Egypt, the Philippines, Bangladesh and elsewhere show one of the key impact of global warming on the health of the poorest people.

An article by Raj Patel in the Observer illustrates the causes and consequences of the lack of global governance in responding to the challenge of rising food prices.

Read more at:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2010/sep/05/mozambique-food-riots-patel

 

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