2012 Iowa Hunger Summit
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 8:30 AM (CDT)
Des Moines, IA
- To celebrate the many outstanding efforts of Iowans toward ensuring adequate food for all;
- To encourage Iowans to continue and expand these efforts; and
- To increase statewide awareness of hunger, poverty, and related issues.
When & Where
The World Food Prize Foundation
The World Food Prize is the foremost international award recognizing -- without regard to race, religion, nationality, or political beliefs -- the achievements of individuals who have advanced human development by improving the quality, quantity or availability of food in the world. By honoring those who have worked successfully toward this goal, The Prize calls attention to what has been done to improve global food security and to what can be accomplished in the future.