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Hunger Run 2013

L-R Andrew Howe Italian Athlete - M. Ann Tutwiler, Director General, Bioversity International  - Ertharin Cousin, Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme at the start of Hunger Run 2013
L-R Andrew Howe Italian Athlete - M. Ann Tutwiler, Director General, Bioversity International - Ertharin Cousin, Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme at the start of Hunger Run 2013

As part of activities around World Food Day, M. Ann Tutwiler, Director General, Bioversity International and several staff members took part in the Hunger Run in Rome to raise funds for a food security project in the Republic of the Sudan.

As part of a week of activities around World Food Day, M. Ann Tutwiler, Director General, Bioversity International  and several members of staff, took part in the annual Hunger Run marathon this weekend through the historic centre of Rome.  

The 10K race and 5K non-competitive run/walk raised funds this year to support a livestock project at a school in the Republic of Sudan.

Hunger Run 2013 was organized by Gruppo Sportivo Bancari Romani on behalf of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), World Food Programme (WFP), and Bioversity International, with the collaboration of sponsors and partners.

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