2012 GLOBAL HUNGER INDEX The Challenge of Hunger: ENSURING SUSTAINABLE FOOD SECURITY UNDER LAND, WATER, AND ENERGY STRESSE...
GHI measures three dimensions of hunger• Undernourishment• Child underweight• Child mortality GHI = (PUN + CUW + CM)/3  GH...
Regional performance and progress
3 countries “extremely alarming” 17 “alarming”Country            GHI              Country                           GHI   ...
Energy use, access to sanitation and food
Policies that threaten sustainable food security
Typology of land acquisitions accordingto 2012 GHI score and agricultural GDP
Poor people’s spending on food and energy (2007)
Policies that lead to sustainable food security
Responsible governance of natural resources:      Getting the policy frameworks right• Secure land and water rights• Phase...
Scaling up technical approaches:               Addressing the nexus• Invest in agricultural production technologies that s...
Addressing the drivers of natural resource scarcity:               Managing the risks• Address demographic change, women’s...
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2012 Global Hunger Index Launch Event "The Challenge of Hunger: Ensuring Sustainable Food Security Under Land, Water & Energy Stresses" with Claudia Ringler October 18, 2012

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GHI Launch Des Moines 2012

  1. 1. 2012 GLOBAL HUNGER INDEX The Challenge of Hunger: ENSURING SUSTAINABLE FOOD SECURITY UNDER LAND, WATER, AND ENERGY STRESSES2012-1.0
  2. 2. GHI measures three dimensions of hunger• Undernourishment• Child underweight• Child mortality GHI = (PUN + CUW + CM)/3 GHI: Global Hunger Index PUN: proportion of the population that is undernourished (in%) CUW: prevalence of underweight in children under five (in%) CM: proportion of children dying before the age of five (in%)
  3. 3. Regional performance and progress
  4. 4. 3 countries “extremely alarming” 17 “alarming”Country GHI Country GHI Country GHIBurundi 37 Ethiopia 29 Zambia 23Eritrea 34 Chad 28 Mozambique 23Haiti 31 Timor-Leste 27 India 23 Central African Rep. 27 Madagascar 23 Comoros 26 Niger 22 Sierra Leone 25 Djibouti 22 Yemen 24 Sudan 22 Angola 24 Nepal 20 Bangladesh 24No complete data available for Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bhutan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Iraq,Myanmar, Oman, Papua New Guinea, Qatar, Somalia
  5. 5. Energy use, access to sanitation and food
  6. 6. Policies that threaten sustainable food security
  7. 7. Typology of land acquisitions accordingto 2012 GHI score and agricultural GDP
  8. 8. Poor people’s spending on food and energy (2007)
  9. 9. Policies that lead to sustainable food security
  10. 10. Responsible governance of natural resources: Getting the policy frameworks right• Secure land and water rights• Phase out subsidies• Create a macroeconomic enabling environment
  11. 11. Scaling up technical approaches: Addressing the nexus• Invest in agricultural production technologies that support increased land, water, and energy efficiency• Foster approaches resulting in more efficient land, water, and energy use along the value chain• Prevent resource depletion by monitoring and evaluating strategies in water, land, energy, and agricultural systems
  12. 12. Addressing the drivers of natural resource scarcity: Managing the risks• Address demographic change, women’s access to education and reproductive health• Raise incomes, lower inequality, and promote sustainable life-styles• Mitigate and adapt to climate change through agriculture

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