17 May '11, 5pm

The Food of Social Enterprise: How We Feed Back is Solving the Global Food Crisis

The Food of Social Enterprise: How We Feed Back is Solving the Global Food Crisis

The Food of Social Enterprise: How We Feed Back is Solving the Global Food Crisis The following is a guest post from Erica Grigg, Founder and CMO of Carbon Outreach . Did you know over 1 billion people will be perpetually hungry in 2011? For our already overpopulated world, food prices continue to rise due to a variety of reasons, including the raising cost of petroleum. This leaves even more people hungry. Lots of action has been taken internationally to combat this coming food crisis. In April, the World Bank held the Open Forum about that "pressing issue - raising and volatile food prices." However, nothing seemed to get accomplished besides a very active social media conversation. Now the questions remain. Which business or not-for-profit will help solve this life or death problem? What are social enterprises doing today to help feed that 'Bottom Billion'? Will communi...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/05/how-we-feed-back-...

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