Feed the hungry

Laureaat Freedom from Want Award 2000

Monkombu S. Swaminathan Laureaat Freedom from Want Award 2000

He became the father of the Green Revolution in India. Appling his education to greatly improve the food production in his country, from which the poor benefitted, he continued this campaign for a sustainable agricultural development in other parts of the world. For his extraordinary contribution to feed the hungry and his moral and practical leadership in the green revolution.