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Associate Lyndsey Romick
Lyndsey Romick is an associate in Chemonics’ East and Southern Africa Division and a member of the Agriculture and Food Security Practice.
by Lyndsey Romick
By 2030, global food producers will need to feed an estimated 8.3 billion people, reflecting an increase of about 1 billion from the world’s population in 2015. Nearly one-third of the world’s current population, or approximately 2.5 billion people, depend on agriculture for their livelihood. However, increasingly frequent severe weather events caused by climate change…