TITLE

SOARING FOOD PRICES -- 'A GLOBAL CRISIS.'

AUTHOR(S)
Carey, Dorothy
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Nutridate;Jul2008, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on statements issued by Robert Zoellick, President of the World Bank, concerning the increasing food prices around the world. The World Bank warns that social unrest in poor countries is spreading due to high food prices. Zoellick also called for further contributions to the World Food Program in line with the increase in rice prices. Zoellick emphasized the role of rising food prices in malnutrition.
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33309253

 

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