Over one billion people go to bed hungry every day, most of them children. There is a double dividend to helping vulnerable farmers.
By increasing support to climate adaptation initiatives, Canada can make a dramatic difference in the lives of about a billion people.
In developing countries, the global food crisis means people are struggling to make do with less. Kids miss out on going to school. Mothers eat less so there is more to go around for the family. Malnutrition rates increase. Babies aren't born as healthy.