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Cash-Strapped Agency Struggles To Feed World’s Poor

Cash-Strapped Food Agency Struggles To Feed Poor : NPR

“For the world’s bottom billion, the financial crisis is having an effect on their ability to access food. Now add in the increased cost of food, and it’s a double whammy that is dangerous and destabilizing and a humanitarian crisis of huge proportions,”…


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G8 Leaders Conclude with Pledge to Ease Global Food Crisis

They welcomed the World Bank’s recent announcement of a new US$1.2 billion rapid financing facility to address immediate needs, but did not respond to World Bank President Robert Zoellick’s plea last week for more donations. …

G8 Leaders Conclude with Pledge to Ease Global Food Crisis

Well, a little bit of compassion…