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January 23, 2013

Tearfund's Policy Blog


I’m incredibly excited by the number of organisations (102 at last count) that have come together to launch the IF campaign today. It is an undeniable scandal that while the world produces enough food for everyone, 1 in 8 people go to bed hungry every night.  

Of course, fixing a broken food system is no easy task and it would be wrong to over-simplify. But those working on the campaign have developed what I believe is a compelling narrative of the big changes which are not only vital but are also politically achievable in 2013, to mark this year out as the year that saw the beginning of the end of world hunger. So, what are we calling for?

1. Investment

This is not about seeking new pledges, but about making sure that world leaders – including in the UK – stick to the promises they have already made…

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  1. January 23, 2013 4:23 pm

    Reblogged this on matt's musings .

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