News & Events

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June 9, 2016 | USAID
To make progress on poverty and hunger, and to ensure robust, inclusive economic growth, we must do more to end malnutrition globally.
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October 16, 2014 | World Food Day
There’s no question that the challenges to global food security are significant, but so is our capacity to meet them.
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September 19, 2014 | USAID Frontiers in Development Forum
We’re already setting a new standard with some of this approach. Look at how Feed the Future and the New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition are leveraging public funding to mobilize billions in private investment.
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July 30, 2014 | U.S. Institute of Peace
It’s not enough to react to crises—the latest drought or famine. We must break the cycle of hunger and poverty.
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June 11, 2014 | The Center for a New American Security Annual Conference
As we approach 2015, we’re pressing our partners to deliver on the Millennium Development Goals and to devise bold new goals that will guide the next phase of the fight against poverty.
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May 22, 2014 | Chicago Council Symposium on Global Food Security
Throughout human history, the world has struggled with hunger and famine. For as long as mankind has cultivated crops, we’ve contended with drought and blight. But, in the past few decades, we’ve gained the tools to write a different future for humanity.