EVENT: Mobilizing Generation Zero Hunger

Sep 26, 15 EVENT: Mobilizing Generation Zero Hunger

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Our planet needs new champions – young people who will take on the challenge of ending hunger by 2030. On Saturday, young entrepreneurs and activists from around the world will share the floor with global leaders, policy makers and celebrities to discuss how mobilizing this generation to champion sustainable agriculture, food...

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UN adopts new Global Goals

Sep 25, 15 UN adopts new Global Goals

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Charting sustainable development for people and planet by 2030 The 193-Member United Nations General Assembly today formally adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, along with a set of bold new Global Goals, which Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hailed as a universal, integrated and transformative vision for a better...

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Countdown to the Sustainable Development Summit – SDG 2: Zero Hunger

Sep 25, 15 Countdown to the Sustainable Development Summit – SDG 2: Zero Hunger

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“Starvation is the characteristic of some people not having enough food to eat. It is not the characteristic of there being not enough food to eat” (Amartya Sen) No one should go to bed hungry. Access to food is a moral right for all. But hunger and malnutrition persist, with levels of hunger remaining “alarming” or “extremely...

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Where should the global development community focus aid to end hunger?

Sep 24, 15 Where should the global development community focus aid to end hunger?

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  A farmer in Kabale, Uganda. Given the scale of the food insecurity challenge and the lack of support for foreign aid, the fulfillment of goal to end hunger will depend on finding cost-effective and innovative solutions that enhance the ability of existing institutions, mechanisms and resources. Photo by: Gwynne Zodrow / MSI...

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Hear Farmers Speak on Sustainable Development Goals

Farming First compiles calls to action from 10 farmers all over the world  on how to move SDGs from goals to action A new online resource has been launched by global agricultural coalition Farming First that vocalises calls-to-action from farmers around the world on what they hope the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals...

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