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Sustainable nutrition

Large numbers of people are going hungry around the world and nutritional imbalances persist between low- and high-income nations. Not only are our food systems failing society but they are damaging the planet.

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The world’s population is estimated to reach 10 billion by 2050. Providing everyone with a nutritious diet and protecting the planet requires a global response.

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Researchers are working out how to achieve a widespread change in eating behaviour.

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In advance of the 2021 Nutrition for Growth Summit in Tokyo, a group of leading international academics, policy analysts and food industry representatives attended a workshop to discuss global nutrition challenges. To address the obstacles to better health, participants discussed the stakeholders and levers that can effect change so that nutritious — and sustainable — diets are available for all.

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