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In its latest Food Security Update, the World Bank highlights that domestic food price inflation remains high around the world.

Inflation remains high in nearly all low- and middle-income countries, and the share of high-inflation high-income countries is rising sharply.

The most affected countries are Africa, North America, Latin America, South Asia, Europe and Central Asia. In 81% of the 153 countries where both food CPI and headline CPI indices were available, real food price inflation exceeded headline inflation (measured as annual change in headline CPI).

Food security is getting worse globally – World Bank Food Security Report – Essential Meat News Co. (