The connection between our food system, COVID-19, climate and biodiverstiy loss

23 Jun 2020

In this inspirational talk at GLF Bonn 2020, Stefan Schmitz, the Executive Director of the Crop Trust, calls on listeners to recognize the interlinkage of our food system and COVID-19, climate, and biodiverstiy loss crises. Dr. Schmitz highlights the centrality of improving crop diversity in improving food security and ecological and economic resilience.

Publisher: GLF

Language: English

Year: 2020

Keyword(s): agriculture, biodiversity, climatic shocks, crop diversity, Crop Trust, economic resilience, economy, food, food security, food system, food system resilience, malnutrition, nutrition, sustainable food systems, zero hunger

Ecosystem(s): Agricultural Land

Location(s): Global