Cambodia Launches Zero Hunger Challenge Initiative

May 12, 15 Cambodia Launches Zero Hunger Challenge Initiative

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FAO NEWS | 12/05/2015 – In collaboration with the United Nations, the Royal Government of Cambodia has launched the National Zero Hunger Challenge (ZHC), a major initiative to eradicate hunger in the country by 2025. The official launch, led by H.E Dr. Yim Chhay Ly, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the Council for...

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FAO hails G20 focus on building sustainable food systems

New platform aimed at strengthening information sharing to help curb food loss and waste globally FAO NEWS | 8 May 2015 – FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today welcomed a commitment by the Group of 20 (G20) agriculture ministers to meet global food security and nutrition needs by building food systems that use...

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Forests could be the trump card in efforts to end global hunger

“Forests, Trees and Landscapes for Food Security and Nutrition” PHYS.org | 6 May 2015 – About one in nine people globally still suffer from hunger with the majority of the hungry living in Africa and Asia. The world’s forests have great potential to improve their nutrition and ensure their livelihoods. In...

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Unleashing investment to boost food security in the Mediterranean

May 05, 15 Unleashing investment to boost food security in the Mediterranean

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FAO, EBRD and UFM convene forum on public and private investment to enhance agricultural production and improve food security essential for the southern and eastern Mediterranean FAO NEWS | 5 May, 2015 – Boosting sustainable agricultural production and trade is one of the main priorities for the southern and eastern rim of...

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UN at Expo Milano: The Zero Hunger Challenge

May 01, 15 UN at Expo Milano: The Zero Hunger Challenge

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UN-backed Expo in Milan spotlights need to ensure healthy, safe and sufficient food for all UN NEWS CENTRE | 1 May 2015 – The world produces more than enough food to “feed every member of the human family,” yet one in nine people still go hungry, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon underscored today in a message for the...

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