Global hunger is worsening, exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. U.N. FAO Chief Economist Maximo Torero identifies three concerning trends contributing to the crisis.
The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) is playing a key role in improving the nutrition landscape in Ethiopia.
The Food Systems Game Changers Lab looks to leverage the power of multigenerational collaboration and transform the food system.
La Soupe has rescued over 2 million pounds of food and turned it into meals for those in need.
Poetry X Hunger is encouraging poets to help shape the conversation around hunger and food insecurity.
Food Edge is New England’s leading food summit that brings together the industry’s largest brands, disruptive startups, and top researchers to discuss the future of food. Food Tank’s Dani Nierenberg will be moderating the panel, “Sustainability: a Top Priority for CPG Companies.” Panelists include: Kat Schaffner, Manager of Global Sustainability, Kellogg Company; John Becker, CEO, Ancient Harvest and Pamela’s; Paul Kollesoff, Co-Founder and General Manager, The Urgent Company.
The Future of Food @ SXSW, presented by The Kroger Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Foundation, will be held during SXSW Online 2021. Danielle Nirenberg will be moderating the panel “Righting Checks in an Equitable Future Food System” featuring speakers: Joi Chevalier (The Cook’s Nook), Kerry Rupp (True Wealth Ventures), Roman Gonzalez (Gardenio) and Tam Hawkins (Greater Austin Black Chamber of Commerce)
The Deaton Institute for University Leadership in International Development at the University of Missouri is hosting the inaugural Within Reach conference, with the theme of Zero Hunger. The panel “Women in Food Security Leadership” will be moderated by Food Tank’s Danielle Nierenberg and feature speakers: Barbara Stinson, President of the World Food Prize Foundation; Tjada McKenna, CEO of Mercy Corps; and Katie Fitzgerald, COO of Feeding America.