Food, farming, and hunger
Of the 10.9 million children who die each year, poor nutrition plays a role in at least half these deaths. That’s wrong. Hunger isn’t about too many people and too little food. It’s about power, and its roots lie in inequalities in access to resources and opportunities.
Story October 14, 2014
First she kept her own family together. Then she became a spokesperson for family farmers around the world.
First Person blog September 23, 2014
Among the speeches at the UN Climate Summit, a mom’s poem for her daughter stood out—and got a standing ovation.
News update September 19, 2014
Two historic events focused on climate change will take place in New York City in the coming days. Here’s what you need to know.
First Person blog September 5, 2014
How an ancient tradition is helping to solve some of today’s most pressing food issues.
News update August 12, 2014
Consumers like you just convinced another giant food company to change its policies for the better.
Story July 30, 2014
Liberian farmers in the shadow of an oil palm plantation contemplate moving—against their will.