Jezra Thompson is a food system planner in California’s Bay Area. She writes about food justice on a national and local level for Civil Eats. She has spent time talking about food access within government, non-profit and academia. Her portfolio can be found here. Follow her on Twitter: @JezraThompson.
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Tuesday, October 16, 2012
All Together Now: World Food Day 2012
One in seven people around the world will feel hunger today. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations ( FAO ) brings global awareness to this issue every year on October 16 th , and have done so since 1981. Today, there are more than 100 countries that will celebrate World Food Day .