Thirsty food systems – How can we feed the world with limited water resources?

Trend Sheet #4
Kramer, Annika 2021: Thirsty food systems – How can we feed the world with limited water resources?. Bern, Switzerland: SDC Trend Observatory on Water.

The state of food security and nutrition is alarming – and so are food systems’ impacts on water security. A number of global trends in food systems are further threatening the state of water resources, but there are also some promising advances in reducing water demand. Read this Trend Sheet to learn about food system trends and their impacts on water and to gain insights on more effective use of water for achieving food security.