[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”2931″ img_size=”medium” onclick=”custom_link” img_link_target=”_blank” link=”http://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/hunger/”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text]”It is time to rethink how we grow, share and consume our food.
If done right, agriculture, forestry and fisheries can provide nutritious food for all and generate decent incomes, while supporting people-centred rural development and protecting the environment.
Right now, our soils, freshwater, oceans, forests and biodiversity are being rapidly degraded. Climate change is putting even more pressure on the resources we depend on, increasing risks associated with disasters such as droughts and floods. Many rural women and men can no longer make ends meet on their land, forcing them to migrate to cities in search of opportunities.
A profound change of the global food and agriculture system is needed if we are to nourish today’s 795 million hungry and the additional 2 billion people expected by 2050.
The food and agriculture sector offers key solutions for development, and is central for hunger and poverty eradication.”[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”READ MORE ABOUT DALLAS HEROES WORKING TOWARDS THIS GOAL” google_fonts=”font_family:Lato%3A100%2C100italic%2C300%2C300italic%2Cregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic%2C900%2C900italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal”][grop_blog blog_style=”blog-grid” blog_column=”grop-blog-col-3″ blog_category=”true” blog_date=”true” blog_comments=”true” blog_order=”DESC” blog_orderby=”date” blog_show_category=”goal-02″ blog_pagination=”true”][/vc_column][/vc_row]