“Unless there is a comprehensive shift in how the world eats, there is no likelihood of…meeting the Paris Agreement on climate change.”– Eat Lancet Commission
Our food system is rapidly deteriorating the planet, and in its current form, we will not be able to feed the over 9 billion people inhabiting Earth by 2050. Our growing population is pushing food security to the edge, and what we’re eating is pushing the planet to the breaking point on climate change and deforestation.
The good news: our food can be part of the solution to climate change! To make this a reality, we must first understand how food is currently impacting our planet: