Expert: Empowering Women Would Help End World Hunger

May 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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Sunday is World Hunger Day, an annual reminder that millions of people around the world suffer from chronic hunger, despite abundant global food production. Persistent shortages of food in some regions are linked to deep-seated social inequities and long-term mismanagement. An expert tells VOA's Zlatica Hoke that empowering women is key to ending world hunger.