TITLE

Major new campaign to tackle hunger trap

PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
Reform Magazine;Feb2013, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the report released by the Enough Food for Everyone IF anti-poverty campaign at the end of January 2013 which warns of the human and economic cost of hunger, highlighting the threat posed by hunger in reversing the strides made in reducing poverty and children mortality.
ACCESSION #
109266285

 

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