Catherine Bertini

Apr 11, 2022

The War in Ukraine and its Consequences for the Global Food Supply

A Discussion with Catherine Bertini

New Books Network 2022

This week, RBI director John Torpey talks with Catherine Bertini, top expert in food security issues and former director of the UN World Food Programme about the War in Ukraine’s consequences for the world’s supply, the decisive actors, how is all related to price increases, the main victims of a food shortage, the violence that this can carry, and how through dietary alternatives and the relocation of crops the world can cope with the effects of this shortage.

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International Horizons is a podcast of the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies that brings scholarly expertise to bear on our understanding of international issues. John Torpey, the host of the podcast and director of the Ralph Bunche Institute, holds conversations with prominent scholars and figures in state-of-the-art international issues in our weekly episodes.

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