Nature Outlook: Nutrition: A world of insecurity

Nature Outlook: Nutrition: A world of insecurity

Malnutrition is a global problem. With population and consumption set to rise over the coming decades, achieving food security will require action on many fronts.

Nutrition: A world of insecurity is a data-heavy infographic, published in Nature on April 27 2017. This infographic that brings to life some of the complex data about food security. With data on supply/demand, surplus, export/import, it demonstrates that there is enough food on the planet, but that the production methods are inefficient. It also touches upon ways in which these methods could be improved in the coming decades.