COVID-19: Rebuilding for a better world
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The COVID-19 pandemic could threaten global food security, if urgent action is not taken. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has launched a COVID-19 Response and Recovery Programme, which aims to mitigate the immediate impacts of the pandemic while also strengthening the long-term resilience of food systems and livelihoods. In this podcast, FAO Deputy Director-General Beth Bechdol details the plan and calls for a global coordinated response to the crisis.

Producer: Charlotta Lomas, FAO.
6min. 30sec.
Topic(s): Agriculture & crops, Emergencies/Crises, Food Security, Resilience, SDGs, Zero Hunger
Produced by: Charlotta Lomas
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