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TAKE ACTION: TELL OUR WORLD LEADERS TO HELP END CHRONIC MALNUTRION FOR 25 MILLION KIDS BY 2016


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Beverly
- 470 days ago - one.org
It's time for a global food revolution. It's time to save millions of lives. Add your name now.



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Beverly M. (85)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 7:51 pm
The food we eat Ė because it often lacks the proper nutrients Ė is killing us. This year alone over 2 million people will die because they are obese, while over 2 million children will die from malnutrition.

Thatís just insane, and something has to be done.

In just a matter of weeks, at the G8 summit in June, world leaders Ė including the US Ė are meeting to tackle the issue of food. Letís make sure they donít just talk, but they act.


 

Cathe Franklin-Romano (52)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 8:06 pm
It is insane that with the global resources, which we do have, that such a travesty is occurring. Yet we can't seem to care for our own, let alone the rest of the world. This applies to other countries as well. Over weight people can be malnourished as well http://www.worldwatch.org/node/840
 

Judy C. (106)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 8:08 pm
Signed. This is so important! Thanks, Beverly.
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (273)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 8:15 pm
Signed Bev Thank you
 

Erin R. (169)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 8:30 pm
n & s
 

Christeen Anderson (471)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 8:52 pm
Signed.
 

Stuart Thomas (506)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 9:22 pm
Noted, signed, and submitted. Thank you, Beverly.
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 10:53 pm
Signed too
 

Candy L. (477)
Thursday May 16, 2013, 12:12 am
Thanks, Signed
 

Ben Oscarsito (345)
Thursday May 16, 2013, 2:46 am
Done. 97% of our goal of 275,000!
 

Stephanie Reap (192)
Thursday May 16, 2013, 8:27 am
done TY
 

Elizabeth O. (87)
Thursday May 16, 2013, 12:04 pm
Signed.
 

Emma S. (228)
Thursday May 16, 2013, 2:08 pm
Done! Thanks, Beverly.
 

Kenny V. (1500)
Thursday May 16, 2013, 2:10 pm
signed and noted
 

Alice C. (1797)
Thursday May 16, 2013, 2:55 pm
Signed and shared
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Thursday May 16, 2013, 3:29 pm
petition signed
 

Anne T. (179)
Thursday May 16, 2013, 5:41 pm
Signed and shared! :)
 

Carole K. (199)
Thursday May 16, 2013, 6:32 pm
Noted & signed. Y, Beverly!
 

Gysele van Santen (213)
Friday May 17, 2013, 12:56 am
signed, thnx.
 

Victoria Pohrebna (269)
Friday May 17, 2013, 2:44 am
Signed.
 

Danuta Watola (1196)
Friday May 17, 2013, 2:55 am
noted
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 17, 2013, 3:04 am
Noted with Care
 

Joy Wong (76)
Friday May 17, 2013, 3:27 am
Noted and signed.
 

Fi T. (16)
Friday May 17, 2013, 4:19 am
Please respect basic human rights
 

Gloria picchetti (286)
Friday May 17, 2013, 4:24 am
Signed.

Spam flagged.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 17, 2013, 5:31 am
Signed and noted. Thanks for sharing, Beverly. Chronic malnutrition is a very sad thing.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 17, 2013, 6:09 am
action taken
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Friday May 17, 2013, 8:37 am
Signed & posted
 

Vicky P. (463)
Friday May 17, 2013, 10:32 am
noted, signed, shared
 

Shanti S. (0)
Friday May 17, 2013, 10:48 am
Signed, thank you.
 

Janet G. (0)
Friday May 17, 2013, 12:31 pm
Signed, thanks.
 

Ludger W. (72)
Friday May 17, 2013, 1:37 pm
done
 

Lois Jordan (55)
Friday May 17, 2013, 1:38 pm
Signed & noted. Thank you, Beverly.
 

Birgit W. (144)
Friday May 17, 2013, 4:49 pm
Signed for sure, thanks.
 

Scott haakon (4)
Friday May 17, 2013, 6:14 pm
Nope bad idea. We have to solve the problem in the Western World many of the hormones are not tested for their effects. We need to insure that we have food that is safe. Forget wasting time and money on peoples who are not feeding themselves.
 

Terre P. (0)
Friday May 17, 2013, 10:09 pm
signed. Ending world hunger is high on my list of important things to do.
 

Dijana D. (2)
Friday May 17, 2013, 10:38 pm
signed...i hope this creates some impact
 

Eleonora Gozzini (11)
Saturday May 18, 2013, 12:39 am
We are in 2013, why do we believe it will take 3 whole years to get down to doing this when the food is available and the logistic is in place but just used to make money, why not ask that this be done now, 3 years means we accept that we have more urgent priorities...like what? We must redefine Human rights to start with the right to Life, then our priorities will align with what we have said, voted and supported as Really Important.
 

Ludger W. (72)
Saturday May 18, 2013, 12:44 am
done
 

Fi T. (16)
Saturday May 18, 2013, 3:35 am
When can all the mankind be exempted from hunger?
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday May 18, 2013, 3:44 am
Signed!
 

Frances Darcy (218)
Saturday May 18, 2013, 3:50 am
signed and noted
 

Sheila D. (25)
Saturday May 18, 2013, 11:13 am
Noted and signed. Thanks, Beverly.
 

ellen m. (233)
Sunday May 19, 2013, 10:10 am
Signed and shared, thanks Beverly
 

Lydia M. (77)
Sunday May 19, 2013, 10:23 am
Noted/Signed with thanks.
Thousands of British children go to school everyday without having had any breakfast because their families are unable to afford to feed them & many get food from Foodbanks, because they cant afford food, after paying for housing & utilities, as everything is so expensive, and the UK is better off than some countries.
Children around the World, should Not be hungry, going to bed at night... I hope something can be done..
 

Winn Adams (191)
Sunday May 19, 2013, 12:15 pm
Signed and shared.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday May 20, 2013, 11:53 am
Signed, thanks.
 

Chrissie H. (19)
Monday May 20, 2013, 2:00 pm
In this day and age no child should suffer from chronic malnutrition .Noted and signed.
 

Michela m. (3886)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 5:58 pm
S&N
 

alicia m. (100)
Friday May 24, 2013, 10:38 pm
noted, signed, gracias Beverly and gracias Rose
 

Melania Padilla (178)
Tuesday May 28, 2013, 9:49 am
Signed. A very noble cause, but as long as the governments or whatever entity (and also by educating people) donīt tackle human overpopulation and we keep consuming the way we do this is pretty much impossible.
 

Diane K. (136)
Monday June 3, 2013, 4:51 am
signed, noted. thanks
 

Yvonne F. (170)
Sunday June 9, 2013, 1:05 am
Soooooooooooooo signed!!!!!! Thanks Beverly
This should not need to be. There are food enough in the world, but we need to learn to share!
 
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