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U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva speaks at the official celebration of "World Food Day 2015" at Expo Milan in Milan

Extreme weather poses growing threat to food security - U.N.'s FAO

Reuters Drought, floods and other extremes of weather have become more frequent and severe in the past 30 years and pose a rising threat to food security in developing countries, the United Nations food agency said on Thursday. Natural disasters caused worldwide damage worth $1.5 trillion, more than the annual GDP of Australia, between 2003 and 2013 and hit agriculture hard, the U.N. Food and Agr…



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