Disasters take heavy toll on agri-food systems as new threats emerge

Fecha de publicación: 18/03/2021
Fuente: FAO Global news releases
According to a new FAO report, annual occurrence of disasters is now more than three times that of the 1970s and 1980s. Relative to agriculture, industry, commerce and tourism taken as a whole, on its own agriculture absorbs the disproportionate share of 63 percent of impact from disasters.