Oct 15, 2001, 12:01 AM
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poverty hunger, against war in weapon key:feeding School Director Executive Programme Food World UN -- IRNA 15, .Oct Rome, for programme feeding school global a said Monday Bertini Catherine war the in weapon key a is children undernourished world's the .poverty and hunger against the of members and governments national on called Bertini .Ms a such create to efforts her join to community aid humanitarian .programme between gap the closing to key are children educating and Feeding" Food World year's this of eve the on Bertini said "poor, and rich ."Poverty Reduce to Hunger Fight" is which of theme the 2001, Day school of provider largest the is organisation whose Bertini, of decades and research that says world, developing the in meals hunger, alleviate immediately can feeding school that show experience ultimately and performance, improve attendance, increase dramatically .boys and girls more many educate help provides and feeding school in experience years 40 nearly has WFP .countries 54 in children school million 12 than more to meals school, at provided is food when that shows study after Study" .said she "thrive, and achieve they and often more attend children hungry chronically million 300 than more currently are There school to go them of million 170 Some .today world the in children while day, the during food any receive don't and stomachs empty on are them of majority The .all at school attend don't million 130 .girls most the are children poor and ignorance exploit people Some" the examine strongly should leaders World" .said she "susceptible, help to tool effective but simple a as feeding school of benefits to school to go to children encourages also It .poverty exterminate ".themselves for think to and minds their improve its improve and expand to steps concrete taken already has WFP with partnerships formed has and activities feeding school current Health World the and Bank World the as such agencies, UN other Recent .charities of number large a as well as Organisation, have France and Switzerland Italy, States, United the from donations .children more reach agency the helped also term long at look we that ever than important more now is It" meal nutritious a Giving" .Bertini said "poverty, ending to solutions a become her or him helping to key is today student poor a to ".tomorrow adult socially-responsible literate, MG/KS End