Prof. Adil Najam, the Director of the Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer Range Future, was interviewed in a feature video for the World Food Programme (WFP), headquartered in Rome, Italy. The video focussed on the issue of food security and climate change. The video can be viewed here.
In the interview, Prof. Najam stressed on focussing on vulnerability and resilience of the poorest communities who are likely to be “hit first and hit the hardest” by climate change. He also emphasized on the importance of looking at the food security implications of climate change as a “disaster multiplier.”