Tag Archives: Hunger

St. Vincent and the Grenadines moving apace to end hunger by the year 2020.

Plans are said to be moving apace to end hunger across St. Vincent and the Grenadines, by the year 2020. During his Budget presentation in parliament yesterday, Prime Minister- Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said that immediately upon returning to office, following the 2015 General Elections, his government set out on a quest to achieve zero hunger… Continue Reading →

SVG attains Millennium Development Goals On Hunger

St. Vincent and the Grenadines is among six Caribbean countries have attained the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) on hunger and feature promising indicators with regards to food security and nutrition. The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) report titled “Panorama of Food Insecurity in Latin America and the Caribbean 2015,” notes that St. Vincent and the… Continue Reading →

Raymond Ryan On Eliminating Hunger And Malnutrition In SVG

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Transformation, Industry and Fisheries, Raymond Ryan said the fishing industry continues to play an integral role in ensuing national food security. He made this statement during yesterday’s launch of the 2015 edition of the Fisherman’s month of activities under the theme “Forty Years of Harvest, accept no… Continue Reading →

St. Vincent and the Grenadines Hunger Eradication

St. Vincent and the Grenadines is among thirty-three Countries have reaffirmed their commitment to eradicate hunger by the year 2025. Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean have advanced a robust agenda aimed at achieving the eradication of hunger in the region, during a major FAO meeting which concluded on Saturday in Santiago, Chile. All… Continue Reading →