Food shortages lead to malnutrition and starvation. Malnutrition means under-feeding, i.e. receiving a diet lacking sufficient energy or other essentials such as vitamins or protein. Starvation means death from lack of food.
Overcrowding leads to an increase in disease, crime, vandalism, drug-taking, etc.
COMPETITION FOR LAND
Competition for land causes increased possibilities of wars and disturbances.
Deforestation as trees are cut down for fuel and to provide more space for agriculture leads to: [Read more...]