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This week on the Daily Beat: We look into the work of The United Nations’ Millennial Goals and the new goals set for the future.
Today on the Daily Beat, Thursday December 31, 2015: Economic growth is a key success factor for reducing undernourishment, but it has to be inclusive and provide opportunities for improving the livelihoods of the poor.
We speak with Barbara Ekwall, Senior Liaison Officer at the North America Office of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, about enhancing the productivity and incomes of smallholder family farmers is key to progress.
Recently the United Nations endorsed a new set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to be achieved by 2030. Ekwall speaks with us about achieving the Millennial Goals and setting these new goals for the future to eliminate hunger world-wide.
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Aliah Sheffield is the singer/songwriter also known as Nikkie Aliah. Her song, “Earth is Ghetto,” recently went viral and she chatted with Nikkiesha about what led her to her viral moment, her musical inspirations, and what she hopes and plans to do next… oh, and tequila. This podcast is… | listen
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