The Christian Science Monitor details the UN World Food Summit’s 20 Best Ways to Feed the Hungry – Leaders Pledge to Eradicate World Hunger
As leaders met in Rome last week, the International Food Policy Research Institute released a report which chronicles 20 good ideas that have helped feed millions of people.
The report, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, showcased initiatives ranging from milk cooperatives among women farmers in India to land reform in China, and they demonstrate what it takes to boost food production.
World leaders and representatives also signed onto a declaration “to take urgent action to eradicate hunger from the world,” and recognized estimates that agricultural output will have to increase by 70 percent between now and 2050.
The International Food Policy Research Institute report can be read here.
The UN World Food Summit Declaration can be read here.