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World Hunger Day

#WorldHungerDay: A Celebration?

Eric Holt Gimenez | Posted 06.03.2016 | World
Eric Holt Gimenez

Saturday, May 28th was World Hunger Day. News stories, blogs, social media, and organizations were abuzz about global hunger. Everyone agrees that in ...

Let's Talk About Ending Hunger For Good

Åsa Skogström Feldt | Posted 05.27.2016 | Impact
Åsa Skogström Feldt

On May 28, groups around the world will come together to honor World Hunger Day, a day that aims to raise awareness about the 795 million people who live in chronic hunger worldwide. It is also a day to foster a dialogue on sustainable solutions to ending hunger.

Rethinking World Hunger: Start with Women

Vanessa Thevathasan | Posted 05.27.2016 | Impact
Vanessa Thevathasan

Women make up more than half of the world's population, yet in parts of the world, especially in South Asia, South America and Africa, they are more likely than men to go hungry.

The Impact of Food Insecurity and Malnutrition on Children

Vanessa Thevathasan | Posted 12.20.2014 | Impact
Vanessa Thevathasan

Hunger has forced generations into a cycle of poverty, and for children today the long-term impact will impair their ability to stay in school and seek employment. Reducing food insecurity has to be a priority for governments and the international community.

Let the Oceans Help Solve Hunger Crisis

Andrew Sharpless | Posted 07.29.2012 | Green
Andrew Sharpless

What we have here is an opportunity to make a tangible difference in the battle against global hunger while restoring the health and bounty of the world's oceans. What a rare opportunity to benefit both man and ocean all at the same time.