Hunger

The Crop That Can Feed the World?

As global temperatures and populations increase, sustainable and effective systems, such as enset systems, are essential to eliminating poverty and hunger.

From Dakar to Abidjan, Population Finally Finding Its Place in Food Security Assessments

When women are empowered, the prospects for achieving food security for all will look a lot more hopeful.

Food for 9 Billion: Multimedia partnership addresses challenges of feeding the world

Food for 9 Billion is a multimedia partnership that explores the challenges of feeding more than 9 billion people by 2050.

Eighteen Individuals and Organizations Working on Population, Environment, and Reproductive Health

Groups and individuals around the world are highlighting the need for integrated, holistic approaches that will nourish both people and the planet.

Food Tank Book of the Week: Empires of Food by Evan D.G. Fraser and Andrew Rimas

In Empires of Food, authors Evan D.G. Fraser and Andrew Rimas examine current problems with the global food system by taking a look at examples from history.

Food Hero: Dr. Yaneer Bar-Yam, Founding President of the New England Complex Systems Institute

This week’s Food Hero, Dr. Yaneer Bar-Yam, applies scientific inquiry to help innovate solutions to major social problems.

Saving Scraps: Ohio’s City-Wide Food Recovery Initiative

Cleveland, Ohio’s food waste and recovery initiative has continued to expand throughout the last few years and can be seen as a national example.

Eleven Inspiring Sustainable Chefs

Chefs can be arbiters of change, choosing local ingredients and bringing fresh healthy food to the masses. Here are eleven great examples.

Framing Hunger Criticizes SOFI12 for Creating Inaccurate Picture of Progress on Global Hunger

Framing Hunger is a document highlighting multiple concerns regarding the FAO 2012 report, The State of Food Insecurity in the World.

Community for Zero Hunger launches as multi-sector response to hunger

The Community for Zero Hunger launches today as an independent initiative to identify needs and gaps in fighting hunger.