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Hunger becoming more complex in Asia-Pacific: FAO

Date Published: 
03/13/2012
Summary: 

KARACHI: With food prices twice as high as a decade ago, feeding nearly 600 million people suffering from hunger and malnutrition in the Asia-Pacific region is becoming more difficult, according to the regional representative of the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, which opened a major regional conference in Hanoi, an FAO statement said on Monday.