On the first anniversary of the U.N. Food Systems Summit, it’s important to ask: Was it all talk and no action? Can the beautiful food system transformation plans come to life?
Food Systems for the Future is helping startups scale up and improve nutrition outcomes for underserved and low income communities.
Thanks to the extension, 400,000 students will continue to have access to free school meals.
The effects of the climate crisis, compounded by the rising costs of cost of food, fuel, and fertilizer, are threatening to drive rates of hunger even higher.
Advocates hope that New York’s size and visibility will add more momentum and help pass similar legislation targeting food waste and hunger across the country.
An estimated 149.2 million—22 percent—of children under five years of age suffer from stunting.