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Anti-hunger campaign launched

A multiple charity campaign aiming to combat malnutrition and hunger in the developing world is launched today. One hundred development and faith British charities have backed the 'Enough Food For Everyone If' appeal.

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Celebrities back one of the biggest world hunger campaigns

An anti-hunger campaign will be launched in London tonight, warning that almost a billion young people could see themselves in poverty in 2025.

The IF campaign has released a report stating that much of the good work done over the past decade to help people out of poverty is at risk of being undone.

Actor Bill Nighy will attend the launch at Somerset House in London tonight Credit: Ian West/PA Wire

Celebrities Bill Nighy and Keeley Hawes are behind the campaign, that is urging Prime Minister David Cameron to use the UK's G8 presidency, to help combat world hunger.

Actress Keeley Hawes will feature among other celebrities at the IF campaign launch Credit: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

The report claims that malnutrition could cost developing countries an annual $125 billion (£78 billion) in lost economic output by 2030.

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