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Report compiles global state of food security

Oxfam prepares comprehensive food index of 125 countries showing best and worst places to eat.

Last updated: 15 Jan 2014 20:55
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Oxfam has prepared a comprehensive food index showing how well people eat around the world.

The British charity, which compiled a snapshot of 125 countries, says the best countries in terms of food security are found in Western Europe, while the worst tend to be in Sub-Saharan Africa.

The rankings also unearthed some interesting and urgent challenges facing the richer nations.

Al Jazeera's Nadim Baba reports from London.

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