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“I used to be able to harvest 100 bundles of millet from my field."
Kate Raworth, Senior Researcher at Oxfam Great Britain introduces her discussion paper "A Safe and Just Space for Humanity: can we live within the doughnut?"
In contrast to intensive agricultural practices that require widespread forest clearing, agroforestry systems combine tree growing with the production of other crops or animals.
Agriculture can drive growth and development. And there is general consensus that there is enough food to feed everyone on the planet. But instead, food prices are rising.