The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2015

Meeting the 2015 international hunger targets: taking stock of uneven progress

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World hunger falls to under 800 million, eradication is next goal

72 countries have achieved the Millennium Development target of halving proportion of the chronically undernourished
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Boosting food security in cities through better markets, reduced food waste

New FAO partnership with World Union of Wholesale Markets
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FAO establishes partnership, liaison office in Baku

Strengthening partnership to boost the agricultural sector of Azerbaijan and neighboring countries
FAO/IAEA project successfully integrates insect birth control technique for thriving livestock sector
FAO project teaches caregivers how to prepare nutritious meals using locally available foods
FAO participates in the roundtable discussion “Caritas’ role to guarantee food security within the next five years” in Expo Milan 2015
Soils are the foundation for vegetation
Healthy soils are crucial for ensuring the continued growth of natural and managed vegetation, providing feed, fibre, fuel, medicinal products