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Food Aid

Food Aid
4 pages

Publication date
01 Dec 2006


Oxfam International

Oxfam Humanitarian Policy Notes

Oxfam policy position

Every day, hunger and poverty claim the lives of around 25,000 people, while of a global populace of nearly seven billion, over 850 million people do not get to eat the food they need. These figures represent not only countless human tragedies, but also a massive injustice that is all the more shocking because it is entirely avoidable.