Alliance Against Hunger and Malnutrition in Asia

Ensuring Household Food and Nutrition Security in Asia

Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN): A global movement led by countries

Elisa POZZI | SUN Civil Society Network (CSN) Steering Group| Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement  Since 2010, SUN Movement has grown into a worldwide movement whose strong impact in advancing … Continue reading

August 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Vietnam needs to get off hunger hot spot

Vietnam has its work cut out for it in ensuring food security for its people after being classified as a hunger hot spot in Asia because of the rapid rise … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Poverty, food insecurity in Cambodia ‘closely interlinked’

2 December 2012 Despite gains in fighting poverty, a third of Cambodia’s population still lives below the poverty line and none more affected than the country’s rural poor, many of … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Twenty more “Niles” needed to feed growing population said world leaders

OSLO (September 10, 2012)  – The world needs to find the equivalent of the flow of 20 Nile rivers by 2025 to grow enough food to feed a rising population … Continue reading

September 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pakistan govt asked to improve food security situation

ISLAMABAD (August 23, 2012) – The Attock Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) on Wednesday asked the Pakistan government to improve the country’s deteriorating ranking in the food security index, as … Continue reading

August 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Asia-Pacific development progress under threat: UNDP

MANILA (July 26): Countries in Asia and the Pacific have made significant gains in human development over the last three decades, but inequalities between the rich and the poor, as … Continue reading

August 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Cambodia, Bangladesh, Nepal least food secure in Asia says Global Food Secuirty Index report

Cambodia, Bangladesh, Nepal, Myanmar and Pakistan are the least food secure countries in Asia, while Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, China and Thailand are the most secure, according to a report … Continue reading

August 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Experts warn of future Asia-Pacific food vulnerability

BANGKOK (August 3, 2012) — Drought in the United States and India is leading to higher food prices and has some experts warning Asia-Pacific countries to step up investment in … Continue reading

August 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

CSOs should explore how to engage UN-backed forum on food security and other mechanisms

MANILA: Civil society organizations should strengthen their regional platforms and ensure national discussions take place amid constraints in engaging a UN-backed forum on food security issues. This was among the … Continue reading

July 17, 2012 · Leave a comment