Food Systems Transformation at COP28: Why agroecology must be prioritised

Transforming agriculture and food systems – which generate over a third of global emissions – is essential to limit global warming in line with the goals of the Paris Agreement. Weaning the world off industrial agriculture reliant on fossil-fuelled chemical inputs like pesticides and fertilisers is fundamental to that. The UN’s COP28 climate conference in Dubai in December presents a key moment of opportunity.