September 30, 2011

Massive floods in Thailand, Cambodia threaten both health and food security

Flooding since mid-July 2011 in Thailand, the world’s biggest rice exporter, has submerged two million acres of farmland as of the end of September 2011, while floods in neighboring Cambodia have left 407,000 acres of rice under water, raising concerns for both health and food security.

Sources: Trust.org, IBN Live

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