After a four-month decline, food prices rose 8 percent during the first quarter of 2012. Millions of people could lose food security if the trend continues.
Press release Live chat May 8: Why Are Food Prices on the Rise Again?
The workshop highlighted the striking reality that opportunities can be constrained by a set of circumstances.
Impacts of food inflation vary across countries. In Brazil, middle income groups suffered more than the very poor.
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Last updated: 2012-04-25