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04 Apr 2017 description

UNDP’s cookbook highlights efforts to strengthen climate resilience & enhance food security across six countries

New York, 3 April 2017: UNDP launched a new cookbook looking at how climate change is affecting food security in developing countries and how communities are adapting their traditional recipes to survive.

The new cookbook, ‘Adaptive Farms, Resilient Tables’, was launched on Monday night in Brooklyn.

06 Nov 2015 description

Washington, D.C. - Today at an event on Capitol Hill, Feed the Future, the U.S. Government's global hunger and food security initiative, announced that developing countries are making substantial progress against global hunger, poverty and malnutrition, thanks in part to U.S. Government support. In 2014 alone, Feed the Future reached nearly 19 million households and helped nearly 7 million farmers gain access to new tools and technologies. New data demonstrate that, through Feed the Future and other U.S.

26 Apr 2000 description

Commission on Human Rights
56th session
26 April 2000

Also Approves Texts on Structural Adjustment and Foreign Debt, Defamation of Religions, Advisory Services, Reform of Commission Mechanisms

The Commission on Human Rights approved consensus resolutions this evening welcoming progress but also citing concerns over human-rights situations in Haiti, Cambodia, and Somalia. The measures were adopted under the Commission's agenda item on advisory services and technical cooperation in the field of human rights.