An anti-hunger advocacy group in the U.S., Bread for the World, released its 2014 Hunger Report titled “Ending Hunger in America” on November 25. The report calls on President Obama to commit to ending hunger in America and to work with Congress to develop a plan to achieve the goal within 10-15 years, by 2030. [...]
This post was co-written by Danielle Nierenberg, Barbara Gemmill-Herren, Benjamin Graub, and Caterina Batello and is cross-posted from the original submission to the Huffington Post. On Thanksgiving we express gratitude for the abundance on our holiday tables, but rarely do we thank the people who grew, harvested, and processed that food. But a very diverse [...]
Last December, Oxfam published 23 essays from expert contributors each day for two weeks in an online discussion blog. Just recently, Oxfam compiled these essays into one final report. The organization found that while experts hotly debated on some issues, they also resoundingly agreed on others.