Video: Food Security

A video micro-lecture to understand the topic of food security and learn about the relationship between food production and the climate.

Students will learn about food security, the various dimensions of food security, the possible effects of food production on climate, and the influence of climate change on crop yields.

Use this tool to help your students find answers to:

  1. What is food security?
  2. How could food production affect climate?

About the Tool

Tool Name Climate and Food Security
Discipline Social Sciences; Environmental Science
Topic(s) in Discipline Climate Change and Food Security
Climate Topic Climate and Food; Climate and the Anthroposphere; Energy, Economics, and Climate Change
Type of Tool Video (11.19 minutes)
Grade Level Undergraduate
Language English
Developed by Jennifer Burney: Our Energy Future Online Course by University of California, San Diego
Hosted at Coursera
Access Online
Computer Skills Basic