TITLE

Be Santa to the world's hungry

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/12/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 12, p1603
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details the Web site known as the Hunger Site. How the Web site relies on corporate donors to buy staple foods; Discussion of three hunger relief programs which include America's Second Harvest, Mercy Corps and the United Nations World Food Program; Estimations of world hunger.
ACCESSION #
3883580

 

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