UN World Food Programme


U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden congratulated Bill Gates and Howard Buffett for their "extraordinary contributions and personal commitments...to eradicating hunger" during the October 24 Global Hunger Conference in Washington DC. "The ground-breaking work of our 2 honorees working with the World Food Programme on Purchase 4 Progress, using the purchasing power of WFP to help small farmers, is going to set a standard for public-private partnership for years to come," he said.

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