FEATURED: THE 2017 GLOBAL HUNGER INDEX

As a presentation of the 2017 Global Hunger Index (GHI) report on 12 October in Berlin revealed, hunger is distributed throughout the world unevenly.

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FEATURED: A FARMER AND HER BIOGAS PLANT

Mebrat is 49, a widow, and a mother of two children. Through her openness to new ideas and the courage to invest, this small farmer has visibly improved the life of her family.

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COMMITTED: COCA, MACHETES AND MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Munich students developed innovations for smallholder farms in Kameroon.

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FEATURED: NURSE BADANARO AND HER MORINGA

Germaine Badanaro is a nurse in northern Benin. She teaches women about the benefits of the nutritious Moringa tree and shows them how to grow and process it.

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FEATURED: COMPASS 2030 - Leave no one behind

For as long as development policy has existed, it has had its critics. Welthungerhilfe is among those who scrutinize the government's development policy, conducting an annual review of goals and actual results. A report on German development policy.

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FEATURED: SEAL CLARITY FOR CONSUMERS

Shoppers in Germany who want to know whether a product adheres to social and environmental standards at the production site will find answers on the consumer portal Siegelklarheit.de.

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IN NUMBERS: MAKING THE CONNECTION

Only 15 percent of people in the world's poorest countries use the internet, compared to 81 percent in wealthier countries.

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5 QUESTIONS FOR BIRGIT WILHELM: IS THE FUTURE VEGETARIAN?

 In 2050, there are likely to be nine billion people who populate the planet. WWF agricultural expert Birgit Wilhelm explain, how we can manage to provide these people with food. 

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5 QUESTIONS FOR BIANCA OEBEL: PROTEIN RICH

Bianca Oebel is working for the Programm Ernährungssicherung und Resilienzstärkung (ProSAR) in the municipality of Tanguieta in northern Benin.

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5 QUESTIONS FOR HALEKA GIDEY HAGOS: THE WORM BUSINESS

Worm compost is the next level of compost - a kind of super fertilizer. The Ethiopian small farmer, Haleka Gidey Hagos, explains why. 

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5 QUESTIONS FOR GUNTHER BEGER: THE BMZ ON GREEN WEEK

Gunther Beger, department head at the BMZ, explains why the BMZ is expanding its commitment to the IGW and what each of us can do to contribute to a world without hunger.

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E-MAIL FROM BENIN: 1000 CHICKENS AND A DREAM

Poultry farmer Modeste Dayato tells the story of how he formed his own company with help from the Green Innovation Centers.

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