The Human Right to Food, Freedom from Hunger, and SDG 2: Global Food Crisis and Starvation Tactics from the Russian Invasion of Ukraine

Author: Diane Desierto
Published: 09.06.2022
Much has been written and reported in the past 100 days since the Russian Federation invaded Ukraine, regarding all manner of mass atrocity crimes, continuing egregious human rights violations, war crimes and grave breaches of the 1949 Geneva Conventions and other sources of international humanitarian law.  In February, I wrote about international law duties not to recognize the unabashedly admitted illegal acts of aggression, violation of the use of force, and outright annexation being committed by the Russian Federation against Ukraine.  A laudable proposal for an International Claims Commission for Ukraine was also recently discussed here at EJIL:Talk!, along with…