Global Hunger Index
The Global Hunger Index is a tool that measures and tracks hunger (distress caused by insufficient calories) at the global, regional and national levels. It is calculated on an annual basis and the report is issued in October each year. The latest report, published last year by Concern Worldwide and Welthungerhilfe, stated that that the world in not on track to achieve Zero Hunger by 2030.
The Central Government recently informed the Parliament that Indias composite GHI scores have improved from 38.9 in 2000 to 27.2 in 2020. This is a significant improvement over the past two decades.