Commentaries

Reforming Food Aid

Next week, the full Senate will vote on the Farm Bill. It must include the small, do-able and wholly necessary pilot program for local purchasing by hungry countries to help put U.S. food aid back on the right track so that more of the assistance America provides actually gets to those who need it the most.

Submission Note on Right to Water to the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

In 2007 the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights sought input in conducting the detailed study on the scope and content of the relevant human rights obligations related to equitable access to safe drinking water and sanitation under international human rights instruments. This document was submitted to OHCHR in response