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How to Solve World Hunger

This Fungus Could Be Key In Solving World Hunger

Elyssa Pachico | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Elyssa Pachico

A Dutch bio-engineer says his lab-produced fungus could someday be used to save the lives of hungry people in the developing world. But first, it ...

World Food Conference Looks At Subsistence Farming

AP | MICHAEL J. CRUMB | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

DES MOINES, Iowa — About 1 billion small farmers worldwide, many of them women, face drought, the effects of climate change and a lack of techno...

End World Hunger With Soup (Really!)

Paul Katz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Paul Katz

Jamie and Lynn Klein, husband and wife co-founders of Soup Kitchen, Inc., have found a way to end world hunger. For every portion their company sells, an additional portion is donated to a shelter.

7 Things You Need To Know For World Food Day (Including How To Get Involved)

Huffington Post | Victoria Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

For many Americans, every day is "Food Day." Yet, there are millions in America for whom providing meals for their family is a daily struggle. World F...

The Porn Industry Blows...My Mind

Bobby Bailey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Bobby Bailey

I think I want to go into the porn industry. They make over $14 billion a year, and just one percent of those annual earnings could help feed three million people. Not a bad deal, right?

One Quarter of Americans Still Don't Believe It -- What About You?

Frances Moore Lappe | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Frances Moore Lappe

If citizens' having real choice is the heart of democracy -- and no human being chooses to go hungry -- we might ponder: Isn't hunger's very existence proof of a deficit of democracy?

Good Grief, Gordon Brown!

Frances Moore Lappe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frances Moore Lappe

By scolding Britons to "cut [their] food waste," Prime Minister Gordon Brown reinforces the dangerous myth that a shortage of food is the reason food prices have jumped.

Jim Whitton Of The Hunger Project

E. A. Hanks | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
E. A. Hanks

"A dangerous and patronizing cliche we often hear is, 'Give a man a fish and feed him for a day -- teach a man to fish and you feed him for life.' People living with chronic hunger have generations of wisdom about 'fishing' -- the problem is the barbed wire around the lake."