Experts call for food production reform to tackle climate change

August 9, 2019 EcoVadis FR


Changing the way countries produce food and manage land is vital in reducing global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, the UN warned today. Its latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report on climate change and land use highlighted the cyclical nature of climate change and land degradation and how human use - particularly agriculture - is impacting on both.  The report warned that deforestation, factory farming, and high levels of food waste are contributing to climate change.



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