Biden set to announce $2.9 billion food security at U.N

Biden set to announce $2.9 billion food security at U.N

Biden set to announce $2.9 billion food security at U.N

announce billion food security Reuters: UNITED NATIONS – When he addresses world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday, President Joe Biden will announce $2.9 billion in additional U.S. financing to battle global food hunger, according to the White House.

The additional financing adds to the $6.9 billion already committed this year for U.S. food security, according to the White House. In his speech at the UN in New York, Biden is also .

Since the Russian invasion of Ukraine on February 24 exacerbated a global food crisis that was already being.

The United States and its allies in the West are competing with Russia for diplomatic clout as of the time of Biden’s announcement. The United States has admitted that some nat.

The White House stated in a fact sheet that the $2.9 billion new announcement “would invest in medium to long term food security assistance in order to protect the world’s most vulnerable populations from the rising global food security issue.”

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