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Josette Sheeran:
Ending hunger now

TEDGlobal 2011 · 19:10 · Filmed Jul 2011
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Josette Sheeran: Ending hunger now
19:10 · Filmed July 2011 at TEDGlobal 2011 · Subtitles available in 31 languages

Josette Sheeran, the head of the UN's World Food Program, talks about why, in a world with enough food for everyone, people still go hungry, still die of starvation, still use food as a weapon of war. Her vision: "Food is one issue that cannot be solved person by person. We have to stand together."

Anti-hunger leader
Our generation is the first in history with enough resources to eradicate hunger worldwide. Josette Sheeran, the former head of the UN World Food Programme, shares a plan. Full bio
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