Tag Archives: nutrition

10 Things You Need to Know About Hunger in 2013

How many hungry people are there in the world and is the number going down? What effect does hunger have…

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The 2013 Human Development Report: The Rise of the Global South

The 2013 Human Development Report, The Rise of the South: Human Progress in a Diverse World was released on March…

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Gender and Development in the Hillary Time-Out: Advancing the Unfinished Agenda

by John Coonrod, PhD, Executive Vice President, February 28, 2013 It was sad to see TV pundits who I admire…

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Top 10 Trends in Ending Hunger and Poverty During 2012

This year saw a continuation and expansion of many of the positive trends in last year’s list: civil society consultation,…

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Ending World Hunger as a 4th Grader

At the beginning of the school year Ms. Smith’s 4th grade class (pictured) took an enormous leap – across the…

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FAO’s 100 Facts You Should Know Before Rio

Rio+20 kicks off in less than two weeks, on June 20. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations…

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President Obama Makes Historic Speech on Nutrition and Food Security

Last Friday, for the first time in American history, a sitting US President gave an address on ending world hunger….

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1,000 Days: An Overview from Executive Director Lucy Sullivan

During The Hunger Project’s National Leadership Conference, held in New York March 31-April 1, 2012 Lucy M Sullivan, the Executive…

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Thousand Days: Improving the Nutrition of Rural Women – CSW 56 Parallel Event

The Hunger Project was proud to co-host a highly successful parallel event during the 56th Commission on the Status of…

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Event: “A Life Free From Hunger: Tackling Child Malnutrition”

Around the world, 170 to 180 million children are suffering from stunting, a medical condition caused by insufficient nutritional intake….

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