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Will Climate Change Break the Global Food System?

Huffington Post: This commentary is co-authored by Carter Roberts, President and CEO of World Wildlife Fund (WWF). Extreme weather events scuttling harvests. Skyrocketing food prices causing famine for millions and driving multitudes into poverty. Governments toppling - again - in Pakistan and Ukraine. Massive floods driving millions of refugees from their homes in Bangladesh and putting pressure on neighboring India. Droughts devastating harvests in traditional bread baskets like the U.S. and Brazil. The E.U.,...