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According to a new report from the United Nations, forests and the creepy crawlers that inhabit them are an underutilized source of food in the battle against worldwide hunger.
The UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said on Wednesday that about a third of the food produced in the world each year gets lost or wasted.
A band of 91 nations around the globe agreed to sign a United Nations treaty that will prevent sea vessels involved in the illegal fishing trade from entering their ports.
According to a UN report released Wednesday, lost and discarded fishing nets continue to trap fish for years and are becoming a growing threat to the planet's marine ecosystem.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.