HUFFINGTON POST
08/03/2011 01:18 pm ET | Updated Oct 03, 2011

Food Price Spikes Across The World (INFOGRAPHIC)

The infographic below shows how poor communities across the world are being affected by volatile food prices. In some countries, extreme weather has contributed to the price spikes and the price volatility has contributed to violence or unrest.

Click on each "hot spot" on the map below and learn about the problem, cause and impact of vulnerable food prices. Part of Oxfam's GROW campaign, the graphic also has photos from around the world and statistics. It is a great one-stop resource to learn more about how food issues affect different countries.

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