TeleFood: a worldwide appeal.

  title={TeleFood: a worldwide appeal.},
  journal={Development education exchange papers : DEEP},
  • Published 1997 in Development education exchange papers : DEEP
In 1997, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) broadcast its first global television program on the theme of "Food for All" to an audience of approximately 450 million viewers. The objective of "TeleFood" was to raise awareness of the scale of the problem and to encourage solidarity in the fight against hunger. TeleFood raised funds to support the FAO's Special Programme for Food Security (SPFS) and similar grassroots projects that target rural people in developing countries. The SPFS… CONTINUE READING