Andy Jarvis

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Harvested common beans at Field Day in Bugesera District, Rwanda in June 2018. Photograph: T Muchaba, CGIAR Research Programme on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security.

By 2050 one of the world’s key staple crops – the common bean – will be under “severe climate stress” and will have less nutritional value where it’s (...)

Kate Ruddock of Stop Climate Chaos with sisters Laoise (8), Aisling (6) and Róisín Ó Moráin, from Sandymount, supporting environmentalists who gave Minister for Energy Denis Naughten’s draft climate action plan an “F”. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

“Scary maps and scary statistics” are no longer sufficient to deal with the global threat of food insecurity due to extreme weather events, two leadi(...)