Let's make school feeding and nutrition a top priority at home and abroad, and make history
Global child hunger is a threat to our national security. Malnourished children are never a foundation for world peace and stability.
There is another withdrawal already under way in Iraq: humanitarian aid
No reconstruction effort for Afghanistan will be sound unless all children attend school and receive meals with take-home rations.
The food not only helps us have enough to eat, but it allows us to study.
If there are enough people like Sergeant Morris around, a global school lunch program can become a reality.
McGovern is in the field once again as food ambassador for WFP, visiting programs in Kenya and Uganda
The WFP program in Ghana is a partnership with the government to develop nationwide school feeding.
If the support is there Benin may very well be on its way to completing its own success story.
Funding has to be maintained over a significant period so that Food for Work and other projects can move forward.