Radio Veritas interview on the Zero Hunger Bill
"Radio Veritas interview on the Zero Hunger Bill last September 9, 2019 with Aurea G. Miclat- Teves, convener of the National Food Coalition, by Miss Angelique Lazo and Father Nolan Que. According to Aurea G. Miclat- Teves, hunger remains to be a challenge in the Philippines and the NFC aims to campaign for the eradication of hunger by 2030. The Zero Hunger bill will make food a legal right and a sustained priority of the government."
Press Release: PBA Partylist Congressman Koko Nograles Refiles Zero Hunger Bill
Representatives of the National Food Coalition (NFC), a broad organization of peasants, fisher folk, informal settlers, women, elderly, indigenous peoples and youth, witnessed the re-filing of the Zero Hunger Bill today, July 8, 2019, at the House of Representatives by Rep. Jericho “Koko” Jonas B. Nograles. NFC supports the PBA Partylist congressman’s efforts to have this measure passed by the 18th Congress. The NFC appeals to all legislators as well as President Rodrigo Duterte to make this an urgent bill and be part of the 18th Congress’ legacy to help eradicate hunger and poverty.
Duterte set to sign EO on ‘Zero Hunger’ task force
MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte is expected to sign by the end of the month an executive order creating a special body tasked solely to address hunger and eliminate the problem by 2030.