World map rates sustainable food systems

World map rates sustainable food systems

The new map rating the sustainability of food systems. The scale goes from blue to red, with blue indicating a high score. Grey indicates insufficient data to rate a country.
Credit: Béné et al, International Centre for Tropical Agriculture

Scientists have created a new global map of food system sustainability that rates each country on a sweeping series of metrics ranging from environmental impacts, health and food security to social equity and income distribution.


Published by Cosmos.

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