Archive for April, 2010

Hike for Hunger

The effort raised money for four Bucks County food banks – Bristol Borough Community Center, Martha’s Cupboard (Fallsington), Mary’s Cupboard (Levittown) and the Coordinating Council and Welfare (Warminster) — and mypoorfeat.org, which delivers a hot meal and orange juice to the hungry and the homeless every Sunday. for more

  • There Are Now 100 Million Fewer Hungry People on Earth September 16, 2014
    The United Nations set a lofty goal in 2000: Cut hunger rates in half in 15 years.  […]
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  • 100 million people saved from hunger over last decade: UN September 16, 2014
    The number of hungry people in the world has dropped by 100 million over the last 10 years but one in nine are still undernourished, with Asia home to the majority of the underfed, the UN said on Tuesday. […]
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    By Chris Arsenault LONDON, Sept. 16 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Land redistribution in Brazil, community gardens in Indonesia, and rising incomes across much of the developing world have helped end hunger for 100 million people in the last decade, new research shows. Globally, an estimated 209 million fewer people face chronic undernourishment today compa […]
  • Hunger Declines as One-in-Nine Seen Chronically Underfed September 16, 2014
    World hunger fell in the past four years, with about 805 million people estimated to be chronically underfed in the 2012-14 period from 841 million in 2008-10, the UN’s Food & Agriculture Organization said. […]