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Youth Engagement Critical To Achieving Zero Hunger, SDGs

U.S. Department of State’s “DipNote”: Youth Voices at the Food and Agriculture Organization: A Seat at the Table for #ZeroHunger
Nicol Perez, a U.S. youth observer to the United Nations, discusses her experience visiting the U.N.’s Food and Agriculture Organization’s (FAO) headquarters in Rome, where she participated in a hackathon in which “students gathered for two days to come up with solutions to some of the world’s hunger, agriculture, sustainability, and climate change challenges.” Perez highlights FAO’s work as well as the importance of engaging youth in conversations about achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (12/16).