the state of food security and nutrition in the world is an annual flagship report jointly prepared by fao, ifad, unicef, wfp and who to inform on progress towards ending hunger, achieving food security and improving nutrition and to provide in-depth analysis on key challenges for achieving this goal in the context of the 2030 agenda for sustainable development. the report targets a wide audience, including policy-makers, international organizations, academic institutions and the general public.
food insecurity when people live with hunger and fear starvation
food insecurity: when people live with hunger and fear starvation
monitoring progress towards the world food summit and millennium development goals
eradicating world hunger - key to achieving the millennium development goals
eradicating world hunger - taking stock ten years after the world food summit
high food prices and food security - threats and opportunities
economic crises - impacts and lessons learned
addressing food insecurity in protracted crises
how does international price volatility affect domestic economies and food insecurity?
economic growth is necessary but not sufficient to accelerate reduction of hunger and malnutrition
the multiple dimensions of food security
strengthening the enabling environment for food security and nutrition
meeting the 2015 international hunger targets: taking stock of uneven progress
building resilience for peace and food security
building climate resilience for food security and nutrition
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the state of food security and nutrition in the world 2019 is an important measure of global progress towards the sustainable development goal of zero hunger. it gives an updated estimate of the number of hungry people in the world, including regional and national breakdowns, and the latest data on child stunting and wasting as well as on adult and child obesity. the report also offers analysis of the drivers of hunger and malnutrition, and this year includes a special focus on the impact of economic slowdowns and downturns. the state of food security and nutrition in the world 2019 is presented by fao with the international fund for agricultural development (ifad), the united nations children's fund (unicef), the world food programme (wfp), and the world health organization (who). it will be launched on monday 15 july 2019.