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  • In the United States, the preferred way of ending hunger is by ensuring that everyone who wants a job can get one and that it pays a sufficient wage.

    The Jobs Challenge

    April 10, 2018
    The 2018 Hunger Report explores why millions of American workers and their families are hungry and poor — and how government policies can change this.
  • Reforming our nation's criminal justice system is critical to ending hunger and poverty in the United States.  Joseph Molieri/Bread for the World.

    Mass Incarceration: A Major Cause of Hunger

    February 16, 2018

    Mass incarceration has far-reaching effects in the United States. It poses a significant barrier to ending U.S. hunger and poverty by 2030—a goal the United States adopted in 2015. But the connection is not always...

  • Hunger and poverty persist around the world. Let’s pray for those who need our help the most. Photo: Joe Molieri / Bread for the World

    Advancing Nutrition through Food Aid Reform

    February 7, 2018

    The United States has long been a global leader in responding to humanitarian emergencies. Food assistance that includes nutritious food for pregnant women and young children is both a life-and-death matter for...

  • Unity Declaration on Racism and Poverty

    January 31, 2018

    A diverse body of Christian leaders calls on the churches and Congress to focus on the integral connection.

    Dear Members of Congress,

    As the president and Congress are preparing their plans for this...

  • We urge Congress to embrace smarter immigration and border enforcement policy. Photo: Jeffrey Austin

    Border Policy: Addressing the Root Causes of Hunger and Immigration

    January 9, 2018

    Immigration is a hunger issue on both sides of the border. We call on Congress to take a comprehensive approach to immigration reform.

  • We urge Congress to embrace smarter immigration and border enforcement policy. Photo: Jeffrey Austin

    Política fronteriza: abordando las causas fundamentales del hambre y la pobreza

    January 9, 2018

    Immigration is a hunger issue on both sides of the border. We call on Congress to take a comprehensive approach to immigration reform.

  • In Times Like These … A Pan-African Christian Devotional for Public Policy Engagement

    December 7, 2017

    This devotional guide invites deepened relationship with and among Pan-Af­rican people and elected leaders in the mission to end hunger and poverty.

  • Hunger Report 2017: Fragile Environments, Resilient Communities

    Fragile States

    November 23, 2017

    Fragile Environments, Resilient Communities explains how state fragility stands in the way of ending hunger and extreme poverty.

  • Tax Policy is Hunger Issue

    October 25, 2017

    Summary

    Scripture indicates that government has a role to play in the protection and development of people. As Congress debates tax reform legislation, Bread for the World urges lawmakers to:

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  • Las Políticas Tributarias son un Tema sobre el Hambre

    October 25, 2017

    Resumen

    Las Escrituras indican que el gobierno tiene un papel importante que desempeñar en la protección y el desarrollo de las personas. Mientras el Congreso debate sobre la legislación de reforma...