Jordan ranks 7th on food security index

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AMMAN — Jordan ranked 7th in the Arab region and 49th internationally on the 2021 Global Food Security Index, with a score of 64.6, according to Khaberni. The index measures key food security issues in 113 countries.اضافة اعلان

The global food security index takes into account several resilience criteria including the cost, availability, and quality of food, as well as the the presence of natural resources in the country.

It includes 58 indicators to measure food security drivers in both developing and developed countries.

Qatar was the highest-ranking Arab country with a score of 73.6 and Ireland was the highest-ranking country globally with a score of 84.

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