food insecurity

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00:54 Aug 17, 2020
English to Croatian translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Nutrition
Additional field(s): Food & Drink, Government / Politics, Nutrition, Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
English term or phrase: food insecurity
Definition from Cambridge Blog:
The state of not being able to afford to buy enough food to stay healthy.

Example sentence(s):
  • Racial and ethnic disparities exist related to food insecurity. In 2016, black non-Hispanic households were nearly 2 times more likely to be food insecure than the national average (22.5% versus 12.3%, respectively). Among Hispanic households, the prevalence of food insecurity was 18.5% compared to the national average (12.3%) Healthy People
  • The Food Insecurity Experience Scale (FIES) created by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations provides a common measure of food insecurity that can be used to track and study food insecurity around the world. USDA ERS
  • Keep in mind that low body weight isn’t necessarily a tell-tale sign, as food insecurity is often linked to obesity. Inter-Mountain Healthcare
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4nesigurnost opskrbe hranom
Ivana Srezović


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nesigurnost opskrbe hranom

Definition from IATE:
Nesigurnost opskrbe hranom postoji kada ljudi nemaju fizički, socijalni i gospodarski pristup dovoljnoj količini sigurne i hranjive hrane koja ispunjava njihove prehrambene potrebe za energijom i odgovara njihovom ukusu kako bi mogli živjeti zdravo i aktivno.

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  • Europski parlament [...] duboko žali zbog gomilanja obradivih površina koje provode strani ulagači i koje pogađa male poljoprivrednike i doprinosi <i><b>nesigurnosti opskrbe hranom</b></i> i siromaštvu na lokalnoj, regionalnoj i nacionalnoj razini [...]. - EUR-Lex  
Ivana Srezović
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Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian
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