Websites

Feed the Future Initiative: https://feedthefuture.gov/


Feeding America: http://www.feedingamerica.org/

Australian International Food Security Centre: http://aciar.gov.au/

Universal Declaration of Human Rights http://www.un.org/en/universal-declaration-human-rights/index.html


USDA https://www.usda.gov/topics/food-and-nutrition/food-security


World Food Programme: http://www1.wfp.org/


Global Poverty

Ahmed, F. 2004. Practices of Poverty Measurement and Poverty Profile of Bangladesh. ERD Working Paper 54. Manila, Philippines: Asian Development Bank.

Alkire, S., and J. Foster. 2009. Counting and Multidimensional Poverty Measurement. Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI) Working Paper No. 32. Oxford, UK: University of Oxford.

Anand, S., P. Segal, and J. E. Stiglitz. eds. Debates on the Measurement of Global Poverty: The Initiative for Policy dialogue Series. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.


Affirmative Sources [please cut and paste the link into the browser directly if you encounter any problems accessing it}

Roger Thurow “Enough Isn’t Enough: Why Food Security Matters to Me” 
https://feedthefuture.gov/article/enough-isn%E2%80%99t-enough-why-food-security-matters-me

Olivier Ecker & Clemens Breisinger  “The Food Security System, A Conceptual Framework”
http://cdm15738.contentdm.oclc.org/utils/getfile/collection/p15738coll2/id/126837/filename/127048.pdf;

UN’s International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights - Article 11 - 1966
http://www.ohchr.org/EN/ProfessionalInterest/Pages/CESCR.aspx


World Summit on Food Security. 2009. Feeding the World, Eradicating Hunger: Executive Summary. http://www.fao.org/fileadmin/templates/wsfs/Summit/WSFS_Issues_papers/WSFS_Background_paper_Feeding_the_world.pdf. 


EC (European Commission)-FAO Food Security Programme. An Introduction to the Basic Concepts of Food Security. Available at http://www.fao.org/docrep/013/al936e/al936e00.pdf. 


Arimond, M., C. Hawkes, and M. T. Ruel. 2011. Agricultural interventions and nutrition outcomes: lessons from the past and new evidence. Combating Micronutrient Deficiencies: Food-based Approaches:41-75

Barrett, C. B. 2010. Measuring food insecurity. Science 327(5967):825-828.


Haytmanek, E., and K. McClure, rapporteurs. 2009. Mitigating the Nutritional Impacts of the Global Food Price Crises: Workshop Summary. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.


​The World Bank. 2007. World Development Report 2008: Agriculture for Development. Washington, DC: The World Bank.

Tomkins, A. 2000. Malnutrition, morbidity and mortality in children and their mothers. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society 59:135-146.

UK Department for International Development. 2009. The Neglected Crisis of Undernutrition: Evidence for Action. London, UK: UK Department for International Development.


​Wiesmann, D., L. Bassett, T. Benson, and J. Hoddinott. 2009. Validation of the World Food Programme’s Food Consumption Score and Alternative Indicators of Household Food Security. IFPRI Discussion Paper 00870. Washington, DC: IFPRI.


Negative Sources [please cut and paste the link into the browser directly if you encounter any problems accessing it}

Why We shouldn’t regulate Big Food George Dvorsky

https://io9.gizmodo.com/5923990/why-we-shouldnt-regulate-big-food-at-least-not-yet


Easterly, W. 2010. Don’t cite global numbers unless you know they’re trustworthy (they usually aren’t). AIDWATCH.  http://aidwatchers.com/2010/01/don%E2%80%99t-cite-global-numbers-unless-you-know-they%E2%80%99re-trustworthy-they-usually-aren%E2%80%99t

The Grear Government Takeover Kimberly Leonard https://www.usnews.com/news/the-report/articles/2015/06/05/the-great-government-takeover-of-food


Dawe, D. 2010. FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations) senior economist responds on “made-up world hunger numbers.” AIDWATCH. Available at http://aidwatchers.com/2010/09/fao-senior-economist-responds-on-%E2%80%9Cmade-up-world-hunger-numbers%E2%80%9D. 

Government Control of Your Diet: Threats to Freedom to Eat Baren
https://www.heritage.org/health-care-reform/report/government-control-your-diet-threats-freedom-eat

The Georgia Institute of Technology. Environmental Metrics and Indicators. Available at 

http://www.srl.gatech.edu/education/ME4171/IndicatorsMetrics.ppt%3Chttp://www.srl.gatech.edu/education/ME4171/IndicatorsMetrics.ppt. 


WFP (United Nations World Food Programme). 2009. Hunger and Markets: World Hunger Series. Oxford, UK: Earthscan.

WFP. 2008. Food Consumption Analysis: Calculation and Use of the Food Consumption Score in Food Security Analysis. Rome, Italy: WFP.



Easterly, W. 2010. Spot the made-up world hunger numbers. AIDWATCH.Available at http://aidwatchers.com/2010/09/spot-the-made-up-world-hunger-numbers. 

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