Farmers and herders in Iraq in dire need of support

UN agency warns of deteriorating agricultural sector in Iraq, calls for increased funding UN NEWS CENTRE | 10 November 2014 – An additional $38.5 million in support is urgently needed to prevent Iraq’s agricultural sector from collapsing and the country’s food security situation from further degenerating, the United Nations...

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MasterCard partners for Zero Hunger

Nov 07, 14 MasterCard partners for Zero Hunger

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   UN, MasterCard join forces to launch online donation platform in Italy UN NEWS CENTRE | 6 November 2014 – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), MasterCard and the Italian postal service are launching the world’s first online donation platform that will allow Italians to automatically make micro-donations to support...

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ONE ACRE FUND JOINS THE ZERO HUNGER CHALLENGE

Nov 06, 14 ONE ACRE FUND JOINS THE ZERO HUNGER CHALLENGE

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Announcement by One Acre Fund We say it often. Smallholder farmers living in East Africa are some of the hardest working people on the planet. They are also some of the poorest. These farmers, who are usually women, cultivate less than one acre of land, using low quality seeds and fertilizer, and outdated techniques. Often, they...

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St Lucia joins the Zero Hunger Challenge

Nov 04, 14 St Lucia joins the Zero Hunger Challenge

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Government to partner with FAO, Brazil by Lovely St.Aime Joseph for htsslucia.org 3 November 2014 – “When it comes to hunger the only acceptable number is zero”, that is the premise of the UN’s Zero Hunger Challenge. Here in St Lucia, the zero hunger challenge was launched on Monday and coincided with a memorandum of...

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Project Laser Beam aims for zero hunger

Nov 03, 14 Project Laser Beam aims for zero hunger

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by Tyler Guthrie for World Food Programme For millions of people, zero hunger is the missing piece to a brighter future. But helping communities around the world achieve it and build self-sufficiency is easier said than done. That’s why UN and public agencies, governments and the private sector are increasingly entering into...

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