‘Sustainability starts in Sendai’

Ban Ki-moon urges investing in disaster prevention as new UN report urges funding boost for risk reduction UN NEWS CENTRE | 4 March 2015 – A new United Nations report urging greater investment in risk prevention has underscored disaster risk reduction as a building block for future sustainable development, Secretary-General Ban...

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Agriculture driving sustainable development in Caribbean

Mar 03, 15 Agriculture driving sustainable development in Caribbean

Posted by in End rural poverty, Latest News

Agriculture in Caribbean vital to economic growth, sustainable development, says UN official UN NEWS CENTRE |  27 February 2015 – The head of the United Nations agriculture agency underlined yesterday the huge importance of agriculture and farming to countries of the Caribbean during an address to Heads of Government at the...

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Zero Hunger means all Hands on Deck

Mar 02, 15 Zero Hunger means all Hands on Deck

Posted by in Featured, Latest News

Zero Hunger means all Hands on Deck and All Options on the Table by Gerda Verburg, Chair of UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS), for WeltHungerLife.   A world without hunger is within our reach. We have the resources, the tools, the technology, and a shared desire to see it happen. 2015 marks an important year in our efforts...

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