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October 24, 2016
Hon. Karlo Nograles, (Chairman of Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives) delivers his speech about hunger and poverty on the Philippines

World Food Day Celebration

“Combating Hunger and Poverty”

In celebration of the World Food Day, more than 200 members from the basic sectors of the National Food Coalition attended the World Food Day celebration in Malacañang, calling the President to stop hunger and poverty in the Philippines and provide adequate food for all. It is ironic that in the Philippines there is growth […]
October 11, 2016
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Combating Hunger and Poverty People’s Agenda Under the Duterte’s Administration

In remembering World Food Day, the National Food Coalition calls on the government to demonstrate its commitment to end hunger in the Philippines by guaranteeing the right to food of all, especially the most disadvantaged groups. The NFC calls on the President to certify the Right to Adequate Food framework bill and call on the […]
November 14, 2015
The installed farmer beneficiaries are happy that they can finally harvest peacefully in their land, July 2, 2015 © Astrud Lea Beringer / FIAN Philippines

Hacienda Matias: Major step toward the fulfillment of the right to adequate food

The Philippine Government showed commitment to fast-track land distribution in Hacienda Matias, Quezon Province, in order to guarantee the right to adequate food of the farmer beneficiaries and their families. San Francisco, Quezon, Philippines – The dream of many is to have a house, a car and a well-paying job. But the dream of people […]

HACIENDA LUISITA: A decades-long struggle for the right to food

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