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Resource Name:IFPRI Global Hunger Index - Focus on Child Undernutrition
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Resource Type:Report
Short Desc:As the world approaches the 2015 deadline for achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) – which include a goal of reducing the proportion of hungry people by half – the 2010 Global Hunger Index (GHI) offers a useful and multidimensional overview of global hunger. The 2010 GHI shows some improvement over the 1990 GHI, falling by almost one-quarter. Nonetheless, the index for hunger in the world remains at a level characterized as “serious.”
Resource Date:05-Nov-10
Contact Person:Thoric Cederstrom
Related Topics:  Track 1: Sustain. in Community Health
 Track 2: Global Challenges (food sec, adapt, GCC)
 Climate Change – Food Security
 Human Development