News in Review Rising Food Prices Threaten Millions

News in Review Rising Food Prices Threaten Millions

The prices of basic food like wheat, corn and rice have been soaring all over the world. In many poor countries millions of people are facing hunger and malnutrition. In this News in Review story we’ll look at what’s causing this global crisis. We’ll also show you how rising prices are helping Canadian farmers but hurting people in countries like Pakistan.

  • 2008
  • 00:13:23
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/2008
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Edition
May 2008
Subjects
Food prices -- Developing countries [LCSH] Food prices -- Pakistan [LCSH] Pakistan -- Economic conditions [LCSH] Food supply -- Developing countries [LCSH] Food industry and trade -- Canada [LCSH] Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Canada [LCSH] Farm income -- Canada [LCSH] Economics [LCSH] Diet [LCSH]
Team
Carla Robinson (Host), Alison Smith (Journalist), Stephen Puddicombe (Journalist), Marisa Dragani (Journalist)
Closed captioning
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