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MEPs back plans to curb food speculators

In Brussels, the European parliament backed new plans this week to clamp down on so called food speculation. Ahead of the vote on Wednesday

In Brussels, the European parliament backed new plans this week to clamp down on so called food speculation. Ahead of the vote on Wednesday

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G8 looks to private sector for help fighting hunger

The leaders of the world’s industrial powers are calling on the private sector to help fight hunger and malnutrition in the developing world. The

The leaders of the world’s industrial powers are calling on the private sector to help fight hunger and malnutrition in the developing world. The

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UN warns of impending famine in Chad

The United Nations is predicting a widespread famine across Sub-Saharan Africa if there’s no increase in humanitarian aid. Officials say drought

The United Nations is predicting a widespread famine across Sub-Saharan Africa if there’s no increase in humanitarian aid. Officials say drought