Hunger + Poverty Issues

All Fall Down: Ten Years After the Asian Financial Crisis

Mon, 08/06/2007 Hunger Legislation

 Ten years after the Asian financial crisis, the Pacific economies have yet to really recover. Meanwhile, finance capital continues to resist any form of global regulation, making more financial crises likely.

The Role of Civil Society Organizations in Promoting Corporate Citizenship

Tue, 04/10/2007 Hunger Legislation

 The existence of civil society organizations stems from the exercise of individual human rights; notably, the freedom of association, freedom of expression and freedom of assembly. One of the important roles of civil society organizations is to contribute to holding accountable the other two main components of society: the government and...

Preventing Armed Conflict And Ensuring Freedom From Hunger

Wed, 10/16/2002 Human Rights

  The right to freedom from hunger is fundamental and it should be recognized as indispensable for the protection of human dignity.