Resource Library

  • Food insecurity can be more predictive of chronic illness than income. iStockphoto

    Food Insecurity and Chronic Health Conditions

    September 29, 2017

    Food security status is strongly related to the likelihood of chronic disease in general, and to the number of chronic conditions an individual may have.

    Overall, adults with very low food security are 40...

  • Joseph Terranova for Bread for the World.

    Health Care Is a Hunger Issue

    September 22, 2017

    Learn more about the principles that Bread for the World supports regarding health reform.

  • Those who face hunger, malnutrition, and extreme poverty are increasingly likely to live in areas currently experiencing or recovering from crises. Photo by Jordan Teague / Bread for the World Institute

    Mind the Gap: Nutrition to Bridge Humanitarian and Development Efforts

    September 13, 2017

    By Jordan Teague

    Because the world has made so much progress against hunger in recent decades, those who face hunger, malnutrition, and extreme poverty are increasingly likely to live in areas currently...

  • Bread's victories often have lasting effects and set policy and funding that benefit people for years. UN/Kibae Park.

    International Development Association (IDA) and Nutrition

    September 1, 2017

    Improving maternal and child nutrition is the most cost-effective investment in international human and economic development.

    Improving nutrition not only alleviates human suffering, but also improves the...

  • El Dream Act de 2017 (S. 1615 & H.R. 3440)

    August 30, 2017

    Estados Unidos es una nación de inmigrantes. A través de su historia gente de todas partes del mundo se han trasladado aquí y han contribuido en sus comunidades y a nuestra vida nacional. Hoy, al igual que en el...

  • How the U.S. Farm Bill Can Help End Hunger

    August 28, 2017

    The U.S. Farm Bill not only sets most U.S. agriculture policies, but also authorizes both federal nutrition assistance programs and humanitarian relief for hunger emergencies overseas. 

    This wide scope makes...

  • The Impacts of Proposed Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Cuts on the Latino Community

    August 15, 2017

    To end hunger and poverty in the United States by 2030, our country needs to support a budget that improves the lives of men, women, and children. Unfortunately, the Trump administration and Congress are proposing...

  • Fact Sheet: El Impacto del Presupuesto 2018 en la Comunidad Latina

    August 15, 2017

    Para poner fin al hambre y la pobreza en Estados Unidos para el 2030, nuestro país necesita un presupuesto que mejore la vida de hombres, mujeres y niños. Desafortunadamente, el Gobierno del Presidente Trump y el...

  • Many people who are at risk of hunger have jobs—even more than one—and work hard just to get by and put food on the table for their families. Photo: Joe Molieri / Bread for the World

    The Dream Act of 2017 (S. 1615 & H.R. 3440)

    August 15, 2017

    Overview

    The United States is a nation of immigrants. Throughout its history, people have moved here from all over the world and have contributed to their communities and our national life. Today, as in the...

  • International Development Association (IDA) at the World Bank

    July 3, 2017

    IDA provides an efficient channel for Official Development Assistance, where donor resources are pooled together, along with other resources such as repayments, to provide a stable and substantial source of funding...