Climate challenges, vulnerabilities, and food security

  title={Climate challenges, vulnerabilities, and food security},
  author={Margaret C. Nelson and Scott E Ingram and Andrew J. Dugmore and Richard T. Streeter and Matthew A. Peeples and Thomas H. Mcgovern and Michelle Hegmon and Jette Arneborg and Keith W. Kintigh and Seth Brewington and Katherine A. Spielmann and Ian A. Simpson and Colleen Strawhacker and Laura Elizabeth Lamplugh Comeau and Andrea Torvinen and Christian Koch Madsen and George Hambrecht and Konrad Śmiarowski},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences},
  pages={298 - 303}
Significance Climate-induced disasters are impacting human well-being in ever-increasing ways. Disaster research and management recognize and emphasize the need to reduce vulnerabilities, although extant policy is not in line with this realization. This paper assesses the extent to which vulnerability to food shortage, as a result of social, demographic, and resource conditions at times of climatic challenge, correlates with subsequent declines in social and food security. Extreme climate… Expand

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