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stated on May 9, 2022 in an interview on Steve Bannon's "War Room" podcast
“The Biden administration is bringing amendments that would propose that all nations of the earth cede their sovereignty over national health care decisions to the WHO.”
stated on April 22, 2021 in a website press release
With the goal to preserve 30% of the earth’s land and water by 2030, “300 million people stand to lose their land and livelihood, most of them tribal and indigenous peoples.”
stated on May 9, 2017 in a tweet
"More (people) die from indoor air pollution than from malaria, HIV/AIDS and TB combined."
stated on May 4, 2017 in a Senate hearing
"Coffee is the second-most traded commodity after oil."
stated on April 20, 2017 in a discussion with the president of the World Bank
Poor people pay "in some cases, up to 25 percent of (their) income for water."
stated on April 15, 2017 in a tweet
"Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel has said the app is for rich people, don't want to expand in poor countries like India and Spain."
stated on April 7, 2017 in a tweet
"More than 20 million people are at risk of dying from starvation within 6 months in 4 nations."
stated on March 28, 2017 in a House hearing
"Afghanistan has more hectares (of opium poppies) planted today than they had before we started this war."
stated on March 9, 2015 in a post shared on Facebook
Government orders South African firm "to lay off 3,389 white employees."
stated on March 28, 2017 in a House committee hearing
"There are about as many members of the Armed Forces marching bands as there are American diplomats."
stated on March 21, 2017 in a press conference
"Global food demand is expected to increase by 50 to 97 percent by 2050."
stated on March 1, 2017 in an interview on NBC's "Meet the Press Daily"
"USAID put $8 billion up and attracted more than $45 billion in a public-private partnership called Power Africa."
stated on March 7, 2017 in an interview on MSNBC's "Morning Joe"
Says President Donald Trump's travel ban could ban Somalis "from getting relief (from famine) through coming to the United States."
stated on February 24, 2017 in an op-ed
"Most U.S. foreign assistance ... is given to U.S. companies and nonprofits in the form of contracts and grants."
stated on March 2, 2017 in a panel discussion in Washington, D.C.
Every dollar of foreign aid for agricultural research "will bring $4 in trade with the countries and the United States ... generating employment back in the U.S."
stated on February 17, 2017 in comments at the Munich Security Conference
Global poverty is down to "less than 10% today from 37% in 1990."
stated on February 17, 2017 in a speech at the Munich Security Conference
"For every extra year a girl goes to school, her income goes up 12 percent."
stated on February 15, 2017 in an interview on MSNBC's "Morning Joe"
"Today, 27 million people .. are enslaved."
World Food Program
stated on February 5, 2017 in a tweet
"Food waste is the 3rd largest contributor" of greenhouse gas emissions.
stated on January 9, 2017 in a tweet
"Tanzania farmers face 12 years in prison for trading seeds thanks to foreign aid."
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