At COP28, Blinken warns of escalating food crisis

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STORY: Speaking at a COP28 plenary session, Blinken said "around the world, 700 million people are chronically undernourished," yet the challenge to combat food insecurity is only set to grow worse.

The Secretary of State also announced that the United States will join the Emirates' declaration on sustainable agriculture, resilient food systems and climate action, and will serve as a founding member of the Technical Cooperation Collaborative.