Updated: Jul 20
The aim of this piece is to shed light on some systemic failures of our food systems and outline a model know as the Planetary Diet in a simple manner, empowering readers to make personal changes by better understanding the issues and possible solutions without getting duped by green washing.
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Our food systems are in a state of crises, which is having devastating impacts on the natural environment, from rainforest destruction, soil loss and mass species extinction to climate change driven by greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, many of which are produced during the growing, transporting and storing of foods.