Josette Sheeran, former head of the UN's World Food Program, outlines her vision of ending worldwide hunger. She believes strongly in establishing school feeding programs, connecting small farmers to markets, empowering women, and developing resiliency in vulnerable communities. Sheeran explains, "I think we can, in our...

While the white sands of Madagascar's Toamasina beaches may create a traveler's oasis, ADRA (Adventist Development & Relief Agency) has created a refuge for local children dying from SAM. ADRACRENI (Center for Intensive Recuperation & Nutritional Education) receives an average of three children suffering from SAM...

CARE lawyer: Niger felt like 'Hunger Games' on steroids Moni Basu, CNN, May 13 "Alexander has seen poverty before -- in 1989, he helped found Hands on Atlanta, which grew to become one of the world's largest community based volunteer organizations with more than half a million...

  President Obama, G8 and African leaders, businesses, international organizations, and civil society will come together today at the G8 Summit to begin a four day discussion on the advancement of global agricultural development, food, and nutrition security in Africa. President Obama is expected to announce...

A severely malnourished child is fed a  ready-to-use-therapeutic food by his mother. ACF-Nigeria, E.A. Menafudi Action Against Hunger | ACF International, a global humanitarian organization committed to ending world hunger, accurately assessed Nigeria as a "land of significant dichotomy." The country boasts the second largest economy in Africa,...

Three Little Words, Three Little Letters Roger Thurow, Senior Fellow, Global Agricultural Development Initiative, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Global Food for Thought Blog, May 11  For many Moms, their biggest wish on Mother’s Day is to hear those special three little words from their children:...

We believe that it is a universal truth that mothers love their children. However, we know that for some mothers around the world, the journey of motherhood is more difficult. Save the Children has released their 13th annual State of the World's Mothers Report, featuring...