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Our Nobel Peace Prize win is an honor and a tragedy

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

Being selected to receive the Nobel Peace Prize is an honor and a humbling recognition of the critical work the World Food Program is doing. But it is also impossible to celebrate.
My colleagues and I are well aware that we are receiving this award only because hundreds of millions of people are at the brink of starvation, and we are striving to keep them alive. This will not change until we commit to finding political solutions to conflicts so people can rebuild their lives and livelihoods.
While our world has been focused on the health aspects of COVID-19, hunger is the silent killer...
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