Global Perspectives Studies


Year: 2017
Resource type: Publications
This document provides an overview of the report “The future of food and agriculture - Trends and challenges”.    
Year: 2015
Resource type: Publications
This report presents estimates of the additional investments required to achieve the objective of zero hunger worldwide by 2030, through the elimination of extreme poverty. To this end, a twin-track approach involving social protection transfers...
Year: 2015
Resource type: Presentations
Presentation by Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Assistant Director General, ES Department, FAO at the side event on “Ending Rural Hunger” to the Committee of World Food Security (CFS) 41st Session [Rome, Italy – 13 October 2015]. This...
Available in: English
Year: 2014
Resource type: Videos
This interview with Lorenzo G. Bellù, FAO Economist, recorded by the first channel of the public Italian Television (RAI 1) in preparation of EXPO 2015 in Milan (Italy), addresses the issue of how to feed...
Available in: Italiano
Year: 2004
Resource type: Technical material
After analysing trends in food consumption, overweight and obesity, this paper provides possible remedies to stop and reverse the obesity epidemic in high-income countries, and to prevent similar developments in low- and middle-income ones. The...
Available in: English
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