G20 members must put the global food system back on the agenda at the upcoming summit in Cannes. Find out what we're calling for.

November 2011


Global food prices have been rising for more than four years, reaching a new record high in 2011.

This has contributed to nearly a billion people's battle with hunger, and played a role in the devastating emergency in East Africa.

The G20 must take decisive action to minimise the impact of high and volatile food prices on children.

This briefing outlines our recommendations for the G20 summit in Cannes.



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