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#FoodJusticeforAll: LaGuardia Humanitarian Initiative (LHI) Research Guide: Hunger & Food Insecurity

Resources on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 2: Zero Hunger

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UN Sustainable Development Goal 2:

Zero Hunger

End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture

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Web resources

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Research Tip: Keep in mind that many projects and initiatives are complex and multi-faceted and designed to impact more than one UN Sustainable Goal. Resources about several other sustainable goals may be relevant to Goal 2.


Specific Journal & Newspaper Titles

CTL Food Justice Seminar Bibliography

Search Using Keywords

Some subject terms to try in our databases and OneSearch to get you started:

  • food security
  • food insecurity
  • famine
  • malnutrition
  • food supply
  • SDG 2
  • sustainable development goal 2

Try combining one of the terms above with a related concept such as a cause of food insecurity, a solution, or a group of people affected by it. Link the terms using the the boolean connector AND (for example, famine AND climate change). To learn more about combining terms to build more complex searches, go to the Getting Started tab on this guide.

  • social justice
  • poverty
  • climate change
  • war
  • sustainable agriculture
  • children [or women or the elderly or name of another group of people]
  • name of a country or other place

UN Sustainable Goal 2: Zero Hunger is a complex, multi-faceted topic. As you search, keep an eye out for other terms that might be useful to help you find what you need.

For kids

Search Using Keywords

Food security in New York

Library Books and Ebooks--Food security

Find more resources from the LaGuardia Library. Enter your search term(s) in the box below to get started

Library Books & ebooks--Sustainable agriculture and feeding the planet


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