Category Archives: Food Security

Valluri Change Foundation partners with Akshaya Patra Foundation to support the nutritional needs of children in Government Schools in Andhra Pradesh.

Akshaya Patra , Valluri Change Foundation News

Valluri Change Foundation (VCF) has sponsored the delivery of 1.5 million (15 lakh) healthy meals to meet the nutritional requirements of school going children in Andhra Pradesh. The Akshaya Patra Foundation (TAPF) will deliver midday meals to 5000 (Five Thousand) young children in Schools over a period of 5 years. The Mid-day meal program administered by Akshaya Patra has demonstrated […]

Food Security and its relevance in today’s world

food security

By 2050, the world must feed nine billion people. According to the Global Hunger Index 2014, India ranks 55 out of the world’s 120 hungriest countries even behind some of its smaller South Asian counterparts like Nepal (rank 44) and Sri Lanka (39). Food security, as defined by the United Nations’ Committee on World Food Security, […]