The 2014 Theme is:

Family Farming: Feeding the World, Caring for the Earth

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September 16, 2014 World hunger falls, but 805 million still chronically undernourished read more

September 15, 2014 Perspectives on Family Farming read more

August 01, 2014 The New Face of Hunger – Why are people malnourished in the richest country on Earth? read more

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Be a part of the solution in your community and around the world.

Because when it comes to hunger, the only acceptable number is zero.




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Barbara Ekwall, Senior Liaison Officer, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Washington - DC

Family Farming: Building a Sustainable Future




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