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7 Things You Need to Know About the State of Global Nutrition

The annual Global Nutrition Report is the world’s most comprehensive report on nutrition, collecting data from 141 countries. The findings are sobering yet motivating: the scale of hunger is massive, but we…

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How the U.S. Farm Bill Reaches Far Beyond U.S. Farms

The U.S. has a long legacy of showing its commitment to ending global hunger. The latest Farm Bill—which passed both chambers of Congress in December 2018—is one such commitment. Because…

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A Syrian refugee who needs food aid
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Report: Hunger On The Rise—Again

For a third straight year, the number of hungry people worldwide has risen.

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TEDx Talks: Are We Ready To End World Hunger?

This spring at TEDxOakLawn, I shared a brief history of the fight against global hunger—and how we're closer to winning it than ever before.

Chase Sova

Winning the Peace Means More Than Winning a Battle

Yemen. Syria. South Sudan. Libya. Afghanistan.

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The Greatest Generation’s Easter Mission To Feed the Hungry

Americans will spend an estiamted $150 per person on candy, flowers and gifts this Easter. But before making plans for your celebration, consider what the Greatest Generation was doing at this…

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U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

On The Hill: Why Food Security Matters

Speaking before the U.S. Senate, the head of WFP highlighted the link between global food security and national security.

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WFP USA's Global Humanitarian Award recognizes those who have demonstrated extraordinary dedication to the principles of humanitarian service.
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Honoring Sandy Berger’s Legacy with the Global Humanitarian Award

World Food Program USA honored Samuel "Sandy" Berger with the inaugural Global Humanitarian Award.

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How Did Korea Go From Receiving WFP’s Help to Becoming One of Its Top 20 Donors?

Six key areas lie at heart of country’s dramatic transformation to Zero Hunger

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Celebrating a True American Hero

Today, Senator Bob Dole joins other American leaders like Thomas Edison, Rosa Parks, and poet Robert Frost as a recipient of the Congressional Gold Medal—the highest award bestowed by the…

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