Discussions pertaining to MDG 1 and specific countries, organizations, groups or individuals that work towards this goal will take place here. As delineated by the United Nations, the first Millennium Development Goal is: To Eradicate Extreme Poverty and Hunger worldwide by 1) Halving between 1990 and 2015 the proportion of people whose income is less than $1 a day, 2) Achieving full and productive employment and decent work for all, including women and young people, and 3) Halving between 1990 and 2015 the proportion of people who suffer from Hunger.

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Food companies have long donated money and surplus food to fight hunger in Africa, “but some of the biggest firms are now plowing people and money into a new strategy aimed at helping the continent feed itself.”

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Spain is attempting a long term action plan to both help the poor and small farm owners. The ultimate goal is to eradicate poverty by using local farmers.

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Disparities in Argentina make achieving the MDG's a challenge Argentina is more than willing to face.

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