One Goal - Many Voices. Writing with 2030 in mind, representatives of civil society organizations, experts from science and research, business partners and individuals who are particularly committed to the issue are active in the fight against hunger. The exchange of ideas regarding the magazine's main focus is on the diversity of the participants.


Dr Adam Prakash worked as consultant for the United Nation's Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), before embarking on a new career path. He has recently worked on agricultural risk management solutions in Africa, and extensively on machine-learning for transboundary pest detection and control.

Jan Plagge is an agricultural engineer and president of Bioland, the largest organic farming association in Germany; since 2018 he has also served as president of IFOAM Organics Europe, the international association of organic farming movements. Plagge studied horticultural sciences in Weihenstephan.

Institut für Entwicklung und Frieden

The Institute for Development and Peace (INEF), which was founded in 1990, is an institute of the University of Duisburg-Essen (Faculty of Social Sciences) with a strong focus on policy-related and policy-relevant research.

Nicole Paganini is an associated researcher at the SLE and team coordinator of the South Africa study. Her research focuses on (urban) food systems and food justice.

Klaus Töpfer Sustainability Fellow Nicole de Paula holds a PhD in International Relations from Sciences Po Paris. Her current work focuses on the translation of planetary health studies for policymakers. She is the Executive Director and founder of the “Women Leaders for Planetary Health” initiative, launched at COP25, and co-founder of the Planetary Health Research Group at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Nicole is a member of the global committee tasked to design the Planetary Health Global Summit 2021, in partnership with the Planetary Health Alliance.

Portrait Fraser Patterson

Fraser Patterson is Policy Advisor for World Food Aid at the "Deutsche Welthungerhilfe" and responsible for the annually published Hunger Index.

Porträt Wilane Paté, Radiojournalist / Elfenbeinküste

Wilane Paté Wilane Paté is a radio presenter and journalist in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. He was trained at the Studio-Ecole Mozaik – a school of journalism run in cooperation with forty partner radio stations throughout the country – and regularly presents current affairs programmes produced by Studio Mozaik.