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Achieving Zero Hunger: Combining social protection with pro-poor investments

10 July 2015 - An additional $160 per year for each person living in extreme poverty will end chronic hunger new UN estimates show. Eradicating world hunger sustainably by 2030 will require investments in rural and urban areas and in social protection, so poor people have access to food and can improve their livelihoods.

Three years of Zero Hunger

21 June 2015 – Three years after UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon launched his Zero Hunger Challenge, governments, groups and people around the world have built a global movement to end hunger – end it in our lifetimes, and end it once and for all.

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

27 May 2015 - "The near-achievement of the MDG hunger targets shows us that we can indeed eliminate the scourge of hunger in our lifetime. We must be the Zero Hunger generation." - FAO Director General José Graziano da Silva.

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Lao People's Democratic Republic Launches National Zero Hunger Challenge

27 May 2015 - The government of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, in collaboration with the United Nations, has launched the National Zero Hunger Challenge, joining other countries striving to eliminate hunger, food insecurity and malnutrition.

Cambodia Launches Zero Hunger Challenge Initiative

12 May 2015 – In collaboration with the United Nations, the Royal Government of Cambodia has launched the National Zero Hunger Challenge (ZHC), a major initiative to eradicate hunger in the country by 2025.

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