This knowledge page creates an open platform for those working to end hunger in line with the SDG2 Hub's 2020 policy priority for SDG2.1.
Policy priority: Funding for current emergencies, highlighting links to climate and conflict.
Audience: Donor countries
Role of Hub: Amplify and share messages as needed; support lobbying at identified moments through partners
Potential for impact: Raise awareness around key emerges and support sourcing of sufficient funding commitments for response.
This page will be updated regularly with further updates, news, resources and case studies.
Current WFP emergencies include:
Interview with Geeta Bandi-Philips, WFP Head of Global Advocacy
HungerMap LIVE: a tool for timely action on food insecurity (pictured here)
The World Food Programme partnered with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MEHE) to deliver healthy school snacks and classes on good nutrition. Students in 39 double shift primary schools receive a mix of fresh fruit, milk and baked peanuts - all products from Lebanon.
Photo: WFP/Edward Johnson
By 2030, end hunger and ensure access by all people, in particular the poor and people in vulnerable situations, including infants, to safe, nutritious and sufficient food all year round.