Climate Change and Health – Chapter 8 – Food insecurity

The film clip above is a section from the video you saw on the first page; watch this segment to remind you of the main issues related to this topic.

Questions

  1. How does climate change cause food insecurity?
  2. What are the effects of food insecurity on morbidity (illness) or mortality (death)?
  3. Will food insecurity affect European countries?

Resources

  1. Lake IR. 2012. Climate Change and Food Security: Health Impacts in Developed Countries. Environmental Health Perspectives. → Access here
  2. Hallegatte S. 2016. Shock Waves: Managing the Impacts of Climate Change on Poverty. Chapter 2. → Access here