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Join Us for a Twitter Town Hall on Global Hunger

On Tuesday, Nov. 20, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. ET, join Bread for the World and the Millennium Challenge Corporation in a Twitter town hall discussion on hunger issues—specifically, MCC's work on agriculture and food security and Bread for the World Institute's 2013 Hunger Report.

Over the past decade, MCC projects have exemplified smart U.S. government assistance in action, setting global communities on trajectories toward prosperity. MCC’s food security investments highlight the importance of strengthening agricultural and rural economies in poor countries and promoting reliable access to sufficient, safe, and affordable food.

Bread for the World Institute will release its 2013 Hunger Report, Within Reach: Global Development Goals, on Monday, Nov. 19. The report calls for a renewed push to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by the 2015 deadline and urges a focus on ending hunger and extreme poverty in a post-2015 development framework and set of goals.

Join the town hall discussion, using the guidelines below, to talk to fellow activists and experts from Bread for the World, Bread for the World Institute, and Millennium Challenge Corporation about how we are moving toward ending global hunger. 

What: Twitter Town Hall on Global Hunger

When: Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST

Topics of Conversation
Bread for the World Institute's Annual Hunger Report
MCC's work on agriculture and food security

Town Hall Hashtag
#HungerHall

Primary Twitter Accounts
@MCCTweets
@Bread4theWorld

Sample Tweets

  • @MCCTweets, @Bread4theWorld to hold Twitter townhall to discuss #hunger at #HungerHall
  • #HungerHall: What are US Gov & partners doing to help end global hunger?
  • #HungerHall: What are you doing to help end global hunger? 
  • #HungerHall: Let's end global hunger together!

How to Participate

If you're a Twitter novice, check out this guide to learn how to join the conversation.

And to watch the town hall in real time on Tuesday, click or paste the following link into your browser: https://www.mcc.gov/pages/press/event/outreach-112012-hunger-hall

 

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