The Right to Food

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News - 21.04.2020

135 million people across 55 countries experience acute food insecurity and 75 million children were stunted. Defeating hunger is crucial to achieve sustainability. 

News - 17.04.2020

The Group of Friends of Food Security and Nutrition in New York discussed the possible impacts of COVID-19 on food security, availability and supply, which was attended by more than 270 participants, including many Permanent Representatives.

News - 07.04.2020

The COVID-19  is causing many changes in the daily lives of people around the world, but there are things that can be done to maintain a healthy lifestyle in these times.

News - 07.04.2020

In countries whose medical systems are under-resourced, the health crisis could be compounded by a hunger crisis and lost livelihoods unless we act now to help.

News - 01.04.2020

The Parliamentary Front Against Hunger called on countries to consider as emergency measure the protection of the right to food of everyone, particularly the most vulnerable.

News - 30.03.2020

FAO offers online training on the SDG indicators 2.1.1. and 2.1.2, which focus on hunger and food insecurity. Data should be disaggregated, consistently with international human rights standards.

News - 19.03.2020

In small-scale production, although women make up for almost 50 percent of the workforce, they are often invisible, and do not take part in decisions that shape their work situation and livelihoods.

News - 16.03.2020

Parliamentarians of Eastern Africa nations held their Third Annual General Assembly.

On the ground - 16.03.2020

Turning right to food bylaws into a reality is an ongoing process.

News - 13.03.2020

The Plan builds upon local food systems, said the President of the Republic, Miguel Díaz-Canel.

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