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Descriptor English: Food Security
Descriptor Spanish: Seguridad Alimentaria
Descriptor Portuguese: Segurança Alimentar
Descriptor French: Sécurité alimentaire
Entry term(s): Dietary Advocacy
Food Advocacy
Food Rights
Food and Nutrition Security
Nutritional Advocacy
Nutritional Rights
Right to Adequate Food
Right to Food
Security, Food
Tree number(s): J01.576.423.750.875
SP6.051.187
SP9.020.090.030
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000082302
Scope note: Access generally by all in a community to enough nutritious food for an active, healthy life. (from http://www.fns.usda.gov/fsec/ accessed 4/22/2011)
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
Previous Indexing: Food Supply (2012-2020)
Public MeSH Note: 2021; see FOOD SUPPLY 2012-2020
History Note: 2021; use FOOD SUPPLY (2012-2020)
DeCS ID: 59570
Unique ID: D000082302
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2021/01/01
Date of Entry: 2020/07/09
Revision Date: 2020/07/08
Food Security - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0557098
Scope note Access generally by all in a community to enough nutritious food for an active, healthy life. (from http://www.fns.usda.gov/fsec/ accessed 4/22/2011)
Preferred term Food Security
Entry term(s) Security, Food
Food and Nutrition Security - Narrower
Concept UI FD00061482
Scope note The right of everyone to have access to safe and nutritious food, consistent with the right to adequate food and the fundamental right of everyone to be free from hunger. (http://www.fao.org/DOCREP/003/W3613E/W3613E00.HTM)
Preferred term Food and Nutrition Security
Entry term(s) Dietary Advocacy
Food Advocacy
Food Rights
Nutritional Advocacy
Nutritional Rights
Right to Adequate Food
Right to Food



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