Food Security in Times of Crisis: Poor Developing Countries are Different

Author
Michael Br√ľntrup
Content Type
Working Paper
Institution
German Development Institute (DIE)
Abstract
Until now, the Corona crisis is mainly fought through lockdown measures. In more wealthy countries, these have barely an immediate effect on food security. In poor countries, the situation is different: There, these measures threaten people immediately. The text discusses issues and consequences.
Topic
Development, Poverty, Food Security, COVID-19, Health Crisis
Political Geography
Global Focus