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Group Calls on Government to Provide Extra €1 million in 2016 to Support Community & School Food Initiatives to Address Food Poverty

HFfA has called on the Government to provide an extra €1 million in 2016 to support Community and School Food Initiatives to help address the problem of food poverty which affects some 600,000 people in Ireland. Half of this additional funding would help to establish at least one Community Food Initiative in each county and the other half to ensuring that all DEIS schools can provide school meals.

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