Global partnership against hunger : EU and FAO contributes 70 million euro

September 26, 2018

Hat: Global partnership against hunger : EU and FAO contributes 70 million euro

Funding Scheme: 2018-09-26

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

Amorce:

The European Commission and the UN Food and Agriculture have strengthened their partnership and will allocate 70 million euro to the Global Network against Food Crises in order to promote sustainable solutions to food crises.

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Part of the EDF, the new funding will enable the European Union, the Food and Agriculture Organisation and their partners to roll out resilience interventions wherever they are needed; to produce food security and resilience analyses to better target actions against hunger; and to strengthen coordination, policy, prevention and response mechanisms at country and global level to better tackle deepening food crises. Moreover, the agreement will complement interventions in 12 countries hit by food crises to address the root causes of hunger.

Url description: Press room - European Commission

Url: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-18-5841_en.htm?locale=EN