The Global Food Market (VIDEO): Why Do Some Eat Well While Others Starve?

05/17/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

It's baffling that in some parts of the world, there's an oversupply of food, while elsewhere people are suffering from malnourishment. Denis van Waerebeke lays it all out in his infographic video, "How to Feed the World," showing that it all comes down to food dependency, and how a system of imports and exports complicate a process that could be simplified by focusing on the local. Of course it's a little more convoluted than that, but the video explains it in a way that manages to be both digestible and informative.

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