A High Price to Pay: The Impact of Rising and Volatile Food Prices on Children's Nutrition and Food Security

Reports
Sectors:
Agriculture, Food Security, Nutrition
Organization:
Save the Children
Author:
Save the Children
Region:
Global
Resource Publication Date:
October, 2012
Content Format:
Text

Launched on World Food Day, this Save the Children report authored by Liam Crosby, Katie Norman, and David McNair, presents some key statistics on nutrition, food prices, and household expenditure and consumption patterns, and some explanations for which food prices have been so volatile. This report's recommendations are structured in a way that focuses on different parties, such as developing country governments, G20 governments, and the EU, and what their specific roles are in alleviating the negative impacts of rising and volatile food prices on children's nutrition and food security.

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