GROW blog

7 July 2014 | Al Kinley | Blog channel: GROW
 
Join 24 hours of global action and send a big noise online to Kellogg and General Mills!Can you hear that? Oxfam supporters have taken over half a million actions to get companies to improve their...
1 July 2014 | Àngela Corbalán | 1 | Blog channel: GROW
 
Palm oil is everywhere, in food and everyday items you don’t even realize. It’s in your morning bowl of cereal, your afternoon biscuits, your dinner pizza, in soap and even in the biodiesel that...
Burning Forests in Indonesia
21 June 2014 | Al Kinley | Blog channel: GROW
 
Jose Mourinho has the opportunity to score the golden goal of a lifetime! Is he ready to take his game through a 5 step plan to beat the keeper and score against hunger?Jose Mourinho’s new role is...
Jose Mourinho: the new UN Global Ambassador Against Hunger. Photo: Ronnie Macdonald (Creative Commons licence http://ow.ly/ygbBv)
12 June 2014 | Joel M Bassuk | Blog channel: GROW
 
Climate change is the single biggest threat to our chances of winning the fight against hunger.Climate scientists carry a heavy burden, so we thought we'd take a quick moment to show them some love.
5 June 2014 | Anna Kramer | 1 | Blog channel: GROW
 
Ever wonder what words like “food insecurity” actually mean? This infographic can help.Recently, a friend of mine almost got into trouble with the US government. As he returned home from a few months...
20 May 2014 | Al Kinley | 2 | Blog channel: GROW
 
Feeding people doesn’t have to mean feeding climate changeNo company is too big to listen to its customers. When enough of us speak out, companies listen. Last year more than 400,000 of you called on...
13 May 2014 | Stéphane Parmentier | Blog channel: GROW
 
9 March 2012 is a memorable date. In any case, I will never forget it. Late that night, at the headquarters of the FAO in Rome, intense negotiations concluded at the Committee on World Food Security...
23 April 2014 | Stephanie Burgos | 1 | Blog channel: GROW
 
As international negotiations on what constitutes responsible agricultural investment are set to get underway in Rome next month under the auspices of the UN’s Committee on World Food Security (CFS...
31 March 2014 | Tim Gore | 3 | Blog channel: GROW
 
Today leading international experts on climate change, the IPCC, presented their latest report on the impacts of climate change on humanity, and what we can do about it. It’s a lengthy report, so we’...
26 March 2014 | Yeb Sano | Blog channel: GROW
 
Typhoon Haiyan, the biggest storm to ever make landfall, devastated my homeland. Three days later I attended the opening of the UN climate change talks in Poland.
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