By Arielle Golden
ONE, a grassroots organization cofounded by Bono to fight extreme poverty and preventable disease, issued a statement calling upon the leaders at the upcoming G8 Summit to take bold and effective actions to improve global food security.
ONE backs 30 low-income countries that have internationally endorsed agriculture investment plans in place that will help lift millions of people out of poverty. Bono will join President Obama and Secretary Clinton at the Chicago Council’s 3rd Annual Symposium on Global Agriculture and Food Security on Friday, May 18th.
Arielle Golden is a research intern with the Nourishing the Planet project.