A powerful voice for Zero Hunger

Aug 27, 14 A powerful voice for Zero Hunger

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Singer Sami Yusuf joins roster of UN Global Ambassadors Against Hunger WFP | 26 August 2014 – The internationally acclaimed singer, songwriter and composer, Sami Yusuf, has joined the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) as a Global Ambassador Against Hunger. Yusuf, a long-term supporter of WFP, will use his status as a...

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Humanitarian Heroism

Aug 19, 14 Humanitarian Heroism

Posted by in Access and Healthy Diets, Latest News

Today, people everywhere celebrated World Humanitarian Day, sharing their appreciation for the humanitarian heroes who work tirelessly to help those in need. In honor of those colleagues – UN and otherwise – who live and have died for this cause, we invite you to look back at some of the most recent efforts where...

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Guatemala’s Zero Hunger plan reports stunting reductions

Aug 14, 14 Guatemala’s Zero Hunger plan reports stunting reductions

Posted by in End Malnutrition, Latest News

As part of his “National Agenda for Change”, Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina vowed in 2012 to tackle malnutrition through his National Zero Hunger Pact, or Pacto Hambre Cero. The implementation of the Strategic Plan for Food Security and Nutrition (PESAN) was operationalized from 2012-2016 as the Zero Hunger Plan, in...

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For Zero hunger, young people are the future

Aug 12, 14 For Zero hunger, young people are the future

Posted by in Latest News, Participants

A special post for International Youth Day from the students at ZHC participant Food Recovery Network. When Food Recovery Network signed on as an official participant in the Zero Hunger Challenge, we knew from the start that our missions aligned fully and readily. It made complete sense to us that yes, we should be part of the...

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India looks to join the Zero Hunger Challenge

Aug 11, 14 India looks to join the Zero Hunger Challenge

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India has agreed to take on the Zero Hunger Challenge, according to FAO assistant director general for Asia-Pacific Hiroyuki Konuma. “We got an official confirmation from the Union ministry of agriculture. Now, the next step would be to formulate a country-specific action plan to eradicate hunger in our life time,” he...

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