Food Security in Asia and the Pacific amid the COVID-19 Pandemic


This brief outlines the implications of the pandemic on food security in Asia Pacific and suggests policy responses.


Growing Threats to Food Security Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic
Supply and Demand Disruptions Caused by Lockdowns
International Food Trade Disruptions
Key Factors for Food Security in Case of a Prolonged COVID-19 Pandemic
Policy Implications and ADB's Role

Published June 2020
Source: Asian Development Bank

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