David Beasley

The Post and Courier

Former SC Gov. David Beasley speaks on world hunger amid conflict in Ukraine

COLUMBIA — The United Nations World Food Programme is billions of dollars short of the funding it needs to feed the world's hungry as the invasion of Ukraine rages, according to the former South Carolina governor who now heads head the organization. That's why David Beasley is calling on...
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UofSC’s Folks Center for International Business hosting forum on March 29 on the humanitarian cost of the global food crisis featuring David Beasley

(Columbia, S.C.) — The University of South Carolina’s Folks Center for International Business will feature a special address by David Beasley, former South Carolina governor and executive director of the U.N. World Food Programme, which was awarded the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize. Joining him for a panel discussion on “Business and the World Food Programme” will be Johann Baar, an executive board member and the director for affordable housing and technology for the Hilti Foundation, and Val Dolcini, head of the business sustainability and government affairs North America for Syngenta.

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