Hunger

Five Innovative Solutions From “Food Desert” Activists

As access to healthy and affordable food becomes a more pressing public issue, governments, organizations and individuals implement new and varied solutions.

ICCR Issues Statement of Principles on Sustainable, Equitable Food Production

The Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility offers recommendations on how corporate responsibility can promote access to safe and sustainable food.

Restaurant Opportunities Center Brings Justice to the Food System

Restaurant Opportunities Center is dedicated to improving working conditions for restaurant workers by highlighting and supporting model restaurants

Nine Innovative Ways Food Workers are Fighting for More Justice

Food justice to workers and eaters is an essential aspect of the Global Food Movement. Here are 10 organizations fighting for food and food production equality.

Food First Delegation to South Korea Explores Land, Food and Democracy

The Institute for Food and Development Policy/Food First to host its first food sovereignty tour in South Korea

Barilla Center for Food & Nutrition Releases Proposals and Solutions for Protecting the Planet

The Barilla Center for Food & Nutrition is releasing a set of proposals and solutions for protecting the environment through changing the food system.

Youth Fighting Food Waste on College Campuses

U.S. universities are adopting policies that reduce campus food waste and divert surplus waste to composting or food banks.

Earth Amplified Puts “Culture” Back in “Agriculture,” Empowering Urban Youth

Artists from the roots-rap-reggae band Earth Amplified bring music, food, health, and economic opportunity to food deserts in Oakland.

Food Hero Series: Tezozomoc, NRDC Growing Green Food Justice Leader

Food hero Tezozomoc, known for his work with the South Central Farmers, is an NRDC Growing Green winner of the Food Leader award.

Peaceful Belly: Putting a Face on Farming for Urban Idahoans

Peaceful Belly is an organic farm located just outside of Boise, Idaho. It feeds residents of Southern Idaho through its CSA,and donates food yearly