Hunger and poverty

Hunger and poverty

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Halving the number of undernourished by 2015 from 1990 levels was the goal of the 1996 World Food Summit and the target of the Millennium Development Goal 1. Unfortunately, however, hunger and malnutrition rates in the world continue to grow and are accelerating due to the current unprecedented financial crisis and the 2008 food crisis.

WPAY – Hunger and poverty

Learn about what the World Programme of Action for Youth has to say about Hunger and Poverty.

UN Youth Library – Hunger and poverty
UN Youth Library