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Five myths about hunger

Concern Worldwide | 16 October 2018 | 0 Comments

Every day too many women and men across the globe struggle to feed their children a nutritious meal. In a world where we produce enough food to feed everyone, 821 million people – one in nine – still go to bed on an empty stomach each night. Even more – one in three – suffer from some form of malnutrition.

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Topics: GHI2018, world food day, zero hunger, hunger, global hunger index, sustainable development goals, sustainability, Central African Republic, Kenya

Ending hunger is possible, if we can cut conflict

Simon Starling | 23 April 2018 | 0 Comments

Hunger is on the rise globally for the first time in 15 years. Continuing our 'thought leadership' series, Simon Starling, Head of Policy and Campaigns, explores the links between hunger and conflict and examines what can be done to reverse this trend.

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Topics: Central African Republic, hunger, conflict, thought leadership series, sustainable development goals

Tough talk at the UN on sustainable development

Dominic MacSorley | 21 July 2017 | 0 Comments

Against a backdrop of unprecedented global humanitarian needs, there was tough talk at the UN this week on delivering on the world’s promise to the poorest and most vulnerable.

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Topics: SDGs, sustainable development goals, global goals

Panama Papers: tax avoidance hurts the world’s poorest people

Dominic MacSorley | 13 April 2016 | 0 Comments

The massive fallout from the Panama Papers leak has driven the issue of tax avoidance to the top of the global agenda.

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Topics: sustainable development goals, global goals

Seven things you need to know about the sustainable development goals

Francesca Fryer | 21 September 2015 | 0 Comments

The UN General Assembly launches the new sustainable development goals this week. What can we hope for them to achieve? 

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Topics: hunger, aid, sustainable development goals

Will you play your part in ending extreme poverty?

Sadhbh Goodhue | 23 July 2015 | 0 Comments

This September, world leaders have a massive opportunity to set the world on course to eradicate poverty by adopting the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. Ireland can play an important role.

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Topics: Active Citizenship, sustainable development goals, #RecommitToAid

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