How can food security be achieved in the future?
After more than 2 decades Oxfam’s school program has closed. Our commitment to tackling poverty and empowering communities continues. The resources on these pages will no longer be updated. – September 2019.Here are five ways that food production and food security can be improved so that perhaps, by 2050, the global demand for 70 per cent more food will in part be met. In so doing, local communities, in particular small-scale farmers and those farming in challenging environmental situations, will have a better life.
1: Fair Trade1. Make a list of the Fair Trade products that you can purchase in your supermarket and local shops. 2. Read the Frequently Asked Questions about Fair Trade and produce a poster, video or digital presentation on the purpose of fair trade and the products that it promotes. Think about:
- What is the main aim of Fair Trade?
- How is this achieved?