With roughly 7 billion people alive today on planet Earth, somewhere around 870 million will go to bed hungry tonight. However, the trends on global hunger are generally positive. HON 380 looks at some of the technologies and policies that are helping to make eliminating hunger a realistic goal.
- Are starvation and obesity two sides of the same coin, i.e. the global food system, as Raj Patel argues in Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System (2012)?
- Is the global food system sustainable?
- Is your diet sustainable?
- Are you what you eat?