Pope Francis: effective solidarity key to food security

Jun 11, 15 Pope Francis: effective solidarity key to food security

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Pope Francis received participants in the 39th international conference of the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization on Thursday. VATICAN RADIO | 11 June 2015 – In remarks to the participants prepared for the audience in the Clementine Hall of the Apostolic Palace and delivered on Thursday, Pope Francis focused on...

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South Korea, WFP cement ties on anti-hunger efforts

Jun 10, 15 South Korea, WFP cement ties on anti-hunger efforts

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  THE KOREA OBSERVER | 10 June 2015 — South Korea said Wednesday it will hold talks with the U.N. food aid agency on promoting partnerships in the global fight against hunger. A six-member delegation from the World Food Program is visiting here for the first round of annual consultations between the two sides… [and will] hold...

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Pakistan seeks FAO help for Zero Hunger programme

Jun 09, 15 Pakistan seeks FAO help for Zero Hunger programme

Posted by in End rural poverty, Latest News

DAWN | 9 June 2015 – Pakistan is seeking support from the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) for an effective implementation of the ‘Zero Hunger and Family Farming Programme’ to start school feeding projects in 45 most food insecure districts. The programme intends to reach 61 million people across Pakistan, and with a...

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Seventy-two countries achieve MDG target to halve hunger

Jun 08, 15 Seventy-two countries achieve MDG target to halve hunger

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Award ceremony recognizes global efforts towards eradicating hunger FAO NEWS | 7 June 2015 – An international awards ceremony today recognized the great effort made by countries around the world which has led to the near achievement of the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) target to halve the proportion of hungry people by a...

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Zero Hunger Games

Jun 05, 15 Zero Hunger Games

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“Hack for good, hack for change” FOOD INNOVATION PROGRAMME | 4 June 2015 – On May 5th and 6th the Future Food Institute and the Food Innovation Program hosted a food hackathon dedicated to food security – “Zero Hunger Games: hack for good, hack for change”. “What the heck is a hackathon?” you ask… Well, typically a...

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