Anti-poverty group ONE pushes for G8 food deal




 
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Anti-poverty group ONE pushes for G8 food deal
 
April 10th, 2012  
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Anti-poverty group ONE pushes for G8 food deal
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Leaders of the world's industrial powers should commit to boost agriculture investments in poor countries and end hunger and malnutrition among the poor when they meet outside Washington in May, a group co-founded by anti-poverty campaigners and rock stars Bono and Bob Geldof said on Tuesday. A new report by ONE Campaign said increased donor support for agricultural investment plans in 30 countries in Africa, Asia and Central America could lift about 50 million people out of extreme poverty. ...

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