Infographic Weekend: Where does US Food Aid go?

0 Posted by - April 14, 2012 - Blog, Visual art

The United States is doing it’s best to feed the world … or at least that’s what they’d like you to believe. US Food Aid may be more effective as a subsidy to domestic producers, agribusiness and shipping companies than it is at alleviating hunger in the poorest parts of the world.

Oxfam America staffers Jessica Erickson and Anna Kramer have put together the below infographic illustrating where all that money goes, and how it could go much, much further with a few changes to policy and operational procedures.

US Food Aid Infographic

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