people experienced acute food insecurity at crisis level or worse in 2020, an increase of 20 million from 2019 and a five-year high due to protracted conflicts, economic impacts of COVID-19, and severe weather impacts, according to the
2021 Global Report on Food Crises
Development Assistance promotes activities that help countries and communities prepare for and
to climate change, invest in
sources, conserve natural resources, and support
—mitigating the effects of climate change.
Funding levels may not accurately reflect those in the appropriations bills and/or reports due to rounding.