Current Affairs / Politics
Hunger for sale
Remedies for Hunger are found with new technological forms of nutrition which are of great interest to the agro business and the new Internet industrial giants, who are investing millions of dollars in innovative food supply start-ups.
Those new methods, efficient to fight malnutrition, will also increase the dependency of southern countries on industrialized agriculture.
RUTFs (Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food) for example, originally created to eradicate acute famines, have become a way to take over the international market of malnourishment: a market of about 900 million people that keeps growing…