Developing New Strategies for Nourishing the World

The World Economic Forum at Davos last month was a good opportunity for me to engage in discussions that would shape the future of sustainable development, including food security and nutrition. In a recent blog entry in the Huffington Post, I discuss multi-sectoral, people-focused approaches needed to create a healthy and inclusive food system that >> Read more

Move to end hunger and malnutrition by 2025: Reflections from my recent trip to Asia-Pacific

I recently returned from a two-week trip to Australia and Singapore where through various platforms, I interacted with donors, policy-makers, and researchers on how we can best work together to end hunger and malnutrition by 2025. Ensuring food security and nutrition for all is a monumental task, but the costs of hunger and malnutrition are >> Read more

SDGs should target ending hunger sustainably by 2025

Shenggen Fan comments on “The Report of the High-Level Panel of Eminent Persons on the Post-2015 Development Agenda.” The post-2015 agenda currently being discussed is a principal outcome of the Rio+20 Conference and represents a framework for the upcoming Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The UN High-Level Panel on the Post-2015 Agenda recently released a report, >> Read more