2018/10/07 Dresden, Germany
Hunger is at the heart of extreme poverty. In the MDGs, the importance of this relationship was stressed in the first goal: ‘Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger’. The specific target was to ‘halve, between 1990 and 2015, the proportion of people who suffer from hunger’ (with hunger measured by the country average of how many calories each person had access to on a daily basis, as well as the number of underweight children below the age of five).
Source: Hydropolitic Academy