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Beyond 2015. The Post-2015 UN Development Agenda

Asia-Pacific countries move forward with FAO regional initiative to meet the Zero Hunger Challenge head on

11 March 2015 - A regional initiative for the Zero Hunger Challenge is being actively implemented in five Asian countries: Bangladesh, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Nepal and Timor-Leste.

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Women farmers pillar of food security

6 March 2015 – Ahead of International Women’s Day, United Nations food relief agencies gathered to remind the world that women farmers play a central role in achieving food and nutrition security, urging countries to step up efforts to empower rural women who too often do “backbreaking work” to harvest food.

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FAO presents plan for eradicating hunger in Latin America and the Caribbean

27 January 2015 - Fight against hunger and poverty on the table at the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States summit.

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Viet Nam Launches National Zero Hunger Challenge

14 January 2015 - The National Zero Hunger Challenge (ZHC), a major initiative to eradicate hunger in Viet Nam, was launched today by the Government of Viet Nam in collaboration with the United Nations.

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Nepal Launches Zero Hunger Challenge

The Nepal Government, with the collaboration and support of the United Nations, has launched a national Zero Hunger Challenge, a major initiative to eradicate hunger in the Himalayan country by 2025.

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