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Growing Hunger Problem Now recognized by G-8.
« on: July 06, 2009, 06:37:02 PM »
Climate change causes hunger!

Oxfam to G-8: Climate change will spread hunger
 

Jul 6, 9:01 AM (ET)

By ARTHUR MAX

AMSTERDAM (AP) - Chronic hunger may be "the defining human tragedy of this century," as climate change causes growing seasons to shift, crops to fail, and storms and droughts to ravage fields, an advocacy group said.

Oxfam International released a report Monday as leaders of the Group of Eight wealthiest nations prepare to meet in Italy this week, with an agenda to include both food security and climate change.

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