Food InsecurIty

in the World 2012

The State of

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One in eight people goes to sleep hungry every day

870 million
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hungry people worldwide
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870m 2010-12

1990-92

There are 130 million fewer hungry people today than there were 20 years ago

23.3%

MdG 1: 2015
18.3% 16.8% 15.5% 14.9%

MdG target
11.6%

1990-92

99-01

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10-12

2015

The Millennium Development Goal 1 hunger target, halving the proportion of hungry people in developing countries by 2015, is still within reach number of hungry declining in asia and Latin america

number of hungry rising in sub-Saharan africa

Asia and Latin America have reduced the number of hungry people, while the hunger is on the rise in sub-Saharan Africa

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Countries and the international community must do more to fight hunger: invest in farmers and agriculture and create jobs and safety nets for the poorest       

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