| Exploding the hunger myths - A high school curriculum |
The following organizations are sources of official documents and statistics on subjects covered in this curriculum.
• Agency for International Development (AID)
320 21st Street NW
Washington, DC 20523
Principal agency administering U.S. bilateral aid.
• Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO)
1776 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20437
Part of the United Nations; stated purpose is to raise levels of nutrition and standards of living for people in countries of the UN. Publishes annual Production Yearbooks, with statistics on food production, and many other publications.
• United Nations Childrens' Fund (UNICEF)
United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017
Provides aid to governments for programs to benefit children. Publishes UNICEF News, pamphlets, and reports.
• United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
14th & Independence Streets SW
Washington, DC 20250
U.S. government department involved in agricultural research and policy.
• World Bank
1818 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20433
A multilateral development bank and lending institution for development financing, usually in third world countries.