Title: AgMIP - Food insecurity and global climate change mitigation policy
Dataset produced in a study (2018) that presents a multiple model assessment on the combined effects of climate change and climate mitigation efforts on agricultural commodity prices, dietary energy availability, and the population at risk of hunger. A robust finding is that by 2050, stringent climate mitigation policy, if implemented evenly across all sectors and regions, could have a greater negative impact on global hunger and food consumption than the direct impacts of climate change. The negative impacts would be most prevalent in vulnerable low-income regions such as Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, where food security problems are already acute.
|Geographic area||Antarctica, Africa, Asia, America, Oceania, Europe|
From: 1990-01-01 – To: 2050-12-31
|Data theme(s)||Agriculture, fisheries, forestry and food; Environment|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||52 ENVIRONMENT; 60 AGRI-FOODSTUFFS|