Published on: January 23, 2020 : 12:56 pm.

Unhealthy diets now pose a greater risk to morbidity and mortality than unsafe sex, alcohol, drug and tobacco use combined

Interacting biogeophysical systems and processes in the Earth system, in particular between the climate system and the biosphere, regulate the state of the planet. The Commission focuses on six of these, which are the main systems and processes affected by food production and for which scientific evidence allows the provision of quantifiable targets.

These systems and processes are being increasingly recognized as necessary parameters for a system-wide definition of sustainable food production.