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UN Says Eating Insects Will Solve World Hunger, Global Warming, Pollution, and Create Jobs

Insects - AP

The latest weapon in the U.N.'s fight against hunger, global warming and pollution might be flying by you right now. Edible insects are being promoted as a low-fat, high-protein food for people, pets and livestock. According to the U.N., they come with appetizing side benefits: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and livestock pollution, creating jobs in developing countries and feeding the millions of hungry people in the world.


World lacks enough food, fuel as population soars: U.N.

World Population

The world is running out of time to make sure there is enough food, water and energy to meet the needs of a rapidly growing population and to avoid sending up to 3 billion people into poverty, a U.N. report warned on Monday.


World food prices 'to stay high'

World food prices 'to stay high'

Global food prices will remain high and volatile as record food production will only just meet demand, according to the UN.


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