Zero Hunger Challenge Antigua and Barbuda

IALCSH – CARICOM FSN Policy in Antigua and Barbuda

Posted by Ricardo Rapallo on March 15th, 2013 | No Comments

In 2005 all the countries in the region agreed on a commitment to eradicate hunger in the term of one generation, thus creating the so-called Hunger-Free Latin America and the Caribbean Initiative. Since then, important progress has been made. According to FAO´s most recent estimates, and notwithstanding persistent inequalities, this region is the closest to… Read more

Hunger-Free Latin America and the Caribbean Initiative: new strategic objectives for FAO and lessons from Antigua and Barbuda

Posted by Ricardo Rapallo on February 15th, 2013 | No Comments

On December 3, 2012, during the 145th sesión of the FAO Council, country representatives organized a Side Event to share the experience of the Hunger-Free Latin America and the Caribbean Initiative with other regions. FAO Director-General and the Ambassadors of Brazil, Guatemala, Venezuela and the Coordinator of the Parliamentary Front against Hunger, Ms. Guadalupe Valdéz,… Read more