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Food Movement Glossary

Food Security


Access by all people at all times to affordable, nutritious, culturally appropriate food, derived from non-emergency sources and produced through sustainable practices in order to lead healthy and productive lives. (Source: Community Food Security Coalition)

Example of Food Security:

Environmental activist, Lester Brown focuses on improving world’s food production to end world hunger. He particularly is a big advocate for food security programs.
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