In words of Hiram Larew, PoetryXHunger Founder: "1.5 hour long livestream recording of Wednesday October 14th World Food Day Commemoration Ceremony hosted by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization's North American Liaison Office is available here:
The program was both sobering and informative with presentations from a number of hunger experts. Brian Donnell James' reading of "Testimony" -- the winning poem -- was stunning and very moving."
On October 14th, during a celebratory event for 2020 World Food Day, FAO North America has announced the winners of the 2020 Poetry Competition. Please find the press release here: http://www.fao.org/north-america/news/detail/en/c/1313949/
The recent announcement that the World Food Programme has received the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize showcases both the WFP's fine work and the scourge of hunger around the world it seeks to end.
Find the announcement here:
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