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Much attention attracted the planetary diet would be too expensive half billion people

a Prestigious group of scientists in January announced by health and the environment, the ideal diet would be far too expensive for a large part of the African and South Asian countries people.

the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and at Tufts university's Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy graduate survey, the vegetable-focused planetary diet (switch to another service) would be too expensive at least about 1.58 billion people.

the researchers calculate that the diet of the price of the 159 in the country and matched it to the household income.

the Proposed vegetable-oriented diet would cost Lance Global Health -the scientific journal published study (you move to another service) according to an estimated average of about 2,60 euro per day.

the Price is based on a comparison of 744-food retail sales prices.

a Large part of the population of all the income you don't have enough of the kind proposed in the diet. The EAT-Lancet -the commission's initial recommendation, the price has not been calculated.

in sub-Saharan Africa 57%, and South Asia 38.4% earned less than what diet a day locally would cost.

Source: EAT–the Lancet CommissionYle news graphics

the Proposed diet would be vegetables, fruit, täysjyvävilja which, peas and beans, nuts and settle outstanding fats.

in the Diet of some fish and seafood as well as chicken, but only a little red meat and processed meat.

further research according to the planetary diet should be fairly more expensive than the cheapest diet combining 20 important nutrient.

in Addition to the EAT-Lancet-commission recommendation is for further research according to the more animal-based foods, fruits and vegetables than is necessary for good health.

Diet was loaded high hopes

in January, the published planetary diet dietary recommendations can be the EAT-Lancet -according to the commission, save millions of lives, ensure a healthy diet throughout the earth's growing population and avoid the environmental disaster.

the Report the main message was that people should start eating still vegetarian weight tteisen more and healthier population grows and climate change progresses. The report was considered by the year 2050, when living on earth according to forecasts of 10 billion people.

Currently, 820 million people live in inadequate nutrition and a greater number of eating either poor quality food or eat too much.

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