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

Goal: Demonstrate an understanding of the causes of poverty as evidenced by multiple viewpoints.

Given Tasks (5pts)

(problems, where the solver is given both the goal and strategies)

  • Create an infographic following food from farm to fork – growing, harvesting and preparing food
  • Create and present a plan that would connect leftover food with people in need

Goal Tasks (7.5pts)

(problems, where the solver is given the goal and nothing else- the solvers must decide and develop their own strategies)

  1. Perform role-plays with small-scale producers versus big enterprises in a global market that is influenced by taxes, subsidies, tariffs, quotas, etc.

Own Tasks (15pts)

(where solvers decide both the goal and the strategies)

  1. End poverty in all its forms everywhere
  2. socio-economic causes of poverty
  3. You have been brought aboard by your municipal council, because of your expertise to address the problem of homelessness in your city. What are you going to do?
  4. Search for some existing solutions to poverty that are being implemented in another similar size city anywhere in the world.

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