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The Five Hotspots Where Food Prices Are Getting People Worried

A secure supply of affordable nutrition is emerging again as a risk for governments and economies. We take a snapshot of key countries.

Workers move crates of fresh food at the CEASA market and distribution center in Rio de Janeiro.
Photographer: Leonardo Carrato/Bloomberg

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The world is racing to vaccinate its way out of the coronavirus pandemic, but another challenge has already emerged for some more vulnerable governments and economies.