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Ending Hunger: How far can we go?

Duncan, Bruce (2005) Ending Hunger: How far can we go? Catholci Social Justice Series (53). Australian Catholic Social Justice Council, Sydney. 38pp. ISBN 1-86420-260-2

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Abstract

This monograph argues that by strongly supporting the UN Millennium Development Goals, Australia can by 2015 help save the lives of millions of children, rescue millions more from hunger and lift even more out of the most dire poverty. The two key ideas are that the world can largely eradicate hunger if it has the political will; and that it can do this relatively quickly, using the resources available in a concerted international effort over several decades.

Item Type: Books / Monographs
Repository Version: Published Version
Keywords: poverty, hunger, Millennium Development Goals, Jeffrey Sachs, child mortality, environment, slums, trade, governance, debt relief, aid, affordable drugs, Pope John Paul II, peace, church, development, HIV/AIDS,military spending, subsidies, HIPC, corruption, neoliberal economics, market fundamentalism, Stiglitz,
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220405 Religion and Society
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950404 Religion and Society
Type of Activity: Applied Research
Subjects: D - Ethics / Moral Theology
College/Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
Depositing User: Dr Bruce Duncan
Date Deposited: 30 Jul 2014 03:59
Last Modified: 30 Jul 2014 03:59
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/1513

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