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World armament and world hunger

Willy Brandt

World armament and world hunger

a call for action

by Willy Brandt

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Published by V. Gollancz in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • International economic relations,
    • World politics -- 1985-1995,
    • Developing countries -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of: Der organisierte Wahnsinn.

      StatementWilly Brandt ; translated by Anthea Bell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC59.7 .B67713 1986b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. ;
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2349460M
      ISBN 100575038268, 0575038276
      LC Control Number86673099

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        A World Without Hunger? IMAGINE how a caring father feels when seeing his children suffer from malnutrition. It pains him to his very heart. If that is how a human parent reacts, think of how our loving heavenly Father must feel. He is fully aware of the suffering of hundreds of millions who find themselves in this situation. Hunger defines a short-term physical discomfort as a result of chronic food shortage, or in severe cases, a life-threatening lack of food.(National Research Council, ) World hunger refers to hunger aggregated to the global d terms include food insecurity and malnutrition. Food insecurity refers to limited or unreliable access to foods that are safe and nutritionally adequate.

      Each would rather the powers-that-be feed the world's inhabitants rather than harm them and they each hope to bring about the better world in which that occurs by inspiring others to care and polarize on the contrasting issues of nuclear disarmament vs. world hunger. Given the response around the world and recognition by several world leaders, it's apparent the IFFL's efforts were effective, to a degree. Welcome to Panem, the world of The Hunger Games. This is the definitive, richly illustrated, full-color guide to all the districts of Panem, all the participants in The Hunger Games, and the life and home of Katniss Everdeen. A must-have for fans of both the Hunger Games novels and the new Hunger .


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