Food experts call for global action as world marks Hunger Day

Food experts call for global action as world marks Hunger Day

In commemoration of World Hunger Day 2019, a right group has called on nations to intensify effort to end global hunger by 2013. The group under the auspice of FoodClique Support Initiative including a US Congresswoman, Chellie Pingree, a Nigerian lawmaker, Honourable Jimi Benson representing Ikorodu Federal Constituency and others, held a conference at the

In commemoration of World Hunger Day 2019, a right group has called on nations to intensify effort to end global hunger by 2013. The group under the auspice of FoodClique Support Initiative including a US Congresswoman, Chellie Pingree, a Nigerian lawmaker, Honourable Jimi Benson representing Ikorodu Federal Constituency and others, held a conference at the University of Southern Maine, United States, under a theme: “University Fighting World Hunger (UFWH)”.

Speaking at a conference the founder Foodclique Support Initiative, Bolajoko Fadipe expressed need to hunger in the world and calls for a global action against hunger which can be made possible by achieving zero hunger by 2023.
He said, “Foodclique has strived enough to achieve a tangible result towards eliminating hunger in the world. We have embarked on free school meals, education intervention programme, senior meal, community kitchen and how it can be replicated to bring more people out of poverty,”says Fadipe
Speaking further, he stressed that thee world is faced with challenges of hunger and to contain such endemic situation, there must be a political-will if solving the problem can be achieved by 2023. He said that the summit’s primary objective was to raise awareness about hunger and get more people involved in ending global hunger. According to him, the event is an annual programme which continue to grow in attendance across the United State of America.

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