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Presidents United To Solve Hunger Brings Universities To The UN For The Signing Of A Historic Commitment

Presidents of universities around the world came together at the United Nations in New York on December 9 to publicly sign the Presidents United to Solve Hunger commitment to make food and nutrition security priorities on their campuses. Before a packed chamber of students, parents, educators and members of the hunger-fighting community, they did exactly that.

Post date: 12/10/2014 - 19:49

PUSH Your University To Join The Fight Against Hunger

There are 805 million hungry people in the world—you’ve likely seen this and other numbers about food security. Ending hunger is a daunting task. But as a student, you can help fight it. Encourage your university to get involved by signing the Presidents United to Solve Hunger (PUSH) commitment to make food and nutrition a priority on campus. Post date: 11/07/2014 - 20:26

Tell Your Classmates: Aim For Zero Hunger This World Food Day

A world with Zero Hunger is something to celebrate, but we’re still some way off. This World Food Day, 16 October, WFP is highlighting how the push towards Zero Hunger is part of our efforts to build brighter futures around the world and sharing some of the reasons why fulfilling this goal is so important. Post date: 10/09/2014 - 16:23

Anti-Hunger Champion Memorialized In School Bearing His Name

“A nutritious, balanced school lunch for every child is the best investment we can make in the health, education and global society of the future.” Those words form former U.S. Senator George McGovern (in his book, “The Third Freedom: Ending Hunger in Our Time”) hang proudly in a most appropriate place – a cafeteria in a school named for him. Post date: 09/26/2014 - 16:51