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Many people suffer from hunger worldwide.
Almost 12 percent of the world's population are unable to get enough food. Approximately 9 million people die of hunger each year.
The world produces enough food.
Food availability per capita has increased in the last years. We already produce more than 1 ½ times enough food to feed everyone - but we still can't end hunger.
How big is the gap between rich and poor?
Only eight men own the same wealth as the poorest half of the world. We need a fundamental change.
Malnutrition is a leading cause of death for children.
Poor nutrition accounts for 45 percent of deaths for children under five. Over 3 million die of hunger each year.