Akzente Magazine / Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit GIZ

Fix the system!

Millions of people go to bed hungry every night. With enough food on our planet to feed everyone, this doesn’t need to be the case. Nevertheless, the international community has still not managed to provide every human being with sufficient, healthy food. The African scientist Jemimah Njuki describes our current food system as fundamentally wrong, and in her essay, she explains why the lack of gender equality plays a major part in this.