Josette Sheeran

Ending hunger now

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Filmed Jan 2011 at TEDGlobal 2011
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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."

Josette Sheeran
/ 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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