It's time to vote for global food security

With today being UN World Health Day, Caroline Riseboro of World Vision Canada argues it's time to recommit to fighting global poverty and hunger.

UN Photo: Tim McKulka
In March, the United Nations reported that global food prices had reached higher levels than the food crisis of 2008. And the UN added that there is little hope for relief this year or in 2012.
Caroline Riseboro
Published: Wednesday, 04/06/2011 12:00 am EDT

As federal politicians knock on doors soliciting votes for the May 2 election, there’s one issue they are not likely to raise—why Canada is missing an opportunity to show international leadership that could save millions of lives.

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