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Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Progress and challenges in achieving zero hunger and food security for all

Aug 25th, 2021 • by Swati Malhotra

The world continues to face the challenge of ending hunger and malnutrition (undernutrition and obesity) in all its forms. The progress made towards reducing hunger in the last two decades has been reversed, especially due to economic slowdown and geographic closures caused by the COVID-19 pandemic during which food security, nutrition, poverty reduction and agricultural productivity—all have suffered.