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UN Claims World Lacks Enough Food, Fuel as Population Soars

UN Claims World Lacks Enough Food, Fuel as Population Soars

from firstpost.com: The world is running out of time to make sure there is enough food, water and energy to meet the needs of a rapidly growing population and to avoid sending up to 3 billion people into poverty, a UN report warned on Monday. As the world’s population looks set to grow to nearly 9 billion by 2040 from 7 billion now, and the number of middle-class consumers increases by 3 billion over the next 20 years, the demand for resources will rise exponentially... The report is available here.

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