Nene: We’re bracing ourselves for the worst | Fin24

Belek, Turkey – South Africa’s drought could have a “serious impact” on food prices and ultimately knock growth, employment and revenues in the continent’s most advanced economy, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said on Saturday. Nene also told Reuters in an interview on the sidelines of this weekend’s G20 meeting in…

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Climate change ‘set to fuel global food crisis’ | News24

Doha – Global food shortages will become three times more likely as a result of climate change according to a report by a joint US-British taskforce, which warned that the international community needs to be ready to respond to potentially dramatic future rises in prices. Food shortages, market volatility and…

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