- 16 Nov 12
With world leaders almost exclusively pre-occupied with the global financial crisis, they have overlooked the looming threat of even greater catastrophes – including food shoatages.
In recent weeks we have heard moving, even harrowing, accounts from people about how they can no longer afford to feed their families. Now, as the first brief cold snap hints at worse to come, their next problem will be staying warm. It’s tough out there. Everybody is squeezed but some are squeezed more.