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Foreign Office study predicts society will collapse by 2040


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If no actions taken (i.e. the world carries on with business as usual) catastrophic food shortages caused by climate change and other production shocks will generate riots resulting in total breakdown of society.

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Professor of Sustainability and Director of Global Sustainability Institute.


Specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger.


Research institute at Anglia Ruskin University.