Do Not Transform Food Systems on the Backs of the Rural Poor
Authors: Benjamin Davis, Leslie Lipper, Paul Winters
Publication info: Keough School of Global Affairs, February 2022
Full text: Read this brief at curate.nd.edu
Much current thinking on food system transformation focuses on the global level and often prioritizes the planet over the poor. Transformative approaches that seek to achieve better nutritional and environmental outcomes without consideration of how proposed changes affect the potential for inclusive growth could negatively impact rural poor people whose livelihoods depend on food systems.
Davis, Benjamin, Leslie Lipper, and Paul Winters. Do Not Transform Food Systems on the Backs of the Rural Poor. Keough School Policy Brief Series. Notre Dame, IN: Keough School of Global Affairs, 2022. https://doi.org/10.7274/wh246q21q7r