Worrying Hunger Prevails in World's Highland Areas

Mountain People face Double Pressure from Hunger and Climate Change

Study reveals disturbing hunger trends in world's highland areas
Mountain people under double pressure of climate change and growing food insecurity
11 December 2015, Rome - While global hunger figures are decreasing, the number of food insecure people in mountain areas rose 30 percent between 2000 and 2012, according to a new study, released today by FAO and the Mountain Partnership on International Mountain Day.