Records of the Freedom from Hunger Campaign, Abergavenny

Scope and Content

Minutes, 1962-1966; correspondence, 1959-1966.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Freedom from Hunger Campaign, begun in 1960, was the contribution of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to the United Nations Development Decade.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mrs A. Tucker, Abergavenny Museum (Monmouth D. C.), 1984.


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Records of Freedom from Hunger Campaign, Abergavenny; The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations website (, viewed 26 May 2004.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names