Ending Hunger Is ‘Feasible Objective’ In This Lifetime
Thomson Reuters Foundation: How to dramatically reduce hunger — even in very poor countries
José Graziano da Silva, director general of the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
“…The international community has an important role to play in enabling and supporting national efforts — in the identification and evaluation of policy options, in the design of effective social protection, trade policy assessment, and vulnerability and resilience analysis, as well as in developing measures to improve agricultural productivity and sustainability. This seems like a demanding agenda, but as country after country has demonstrated, ending hunger in our lifetimes is no longer a dream, but a feasible objective for all countries…” (8/20).