Most Recent Content from: Food & Hunger

  • Article: Globalization Has Caused a New Malnutrition Epidemic: Report

    Globalization Has Caused a New Malnutrition Epidemic: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 16, 2019

    Consuming ultra-processed foods sets children up for a range of lifelong health problems. Read more

  • Article: The Number of Australians in Need of Food Relief Spikes 22% in a Year: Report

    The Number of Australians in Need of Food Relief Spikes 22% in a Year: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 15, 2019

    “At least once a week, three in 10 food insecure Australians go a whole day without eating.” Read more

  • Article: Angolan Government Must Address Food Insecurity, Amnesty International Urges

    Angolan Government Must Address Food Insecurity, Amnesty International Urges

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 15, 2019

    An estimated 2.3 million people are food insecure, and nearly half a million are children under 5. Read more

  • Article: 3 Youth Activists Fighting to End Malnutrition Who You Should Definitely Know About

    3 Youth Activists Fighting to End Malnutrition Who You Should Definitely Know About

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 15, 2019

    Their generation faces rising food insecurity due to conflict and climate change. Read more

  • Article: This Hi-Tech Devon Farm Is Testing Ways to Make Agriculture More Sustainable

    This Hi-Tech Devon Farm Is Testing Ways to Make Agriculture More Sustainable

    Oct. 8, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The outcome of the project could transform sustainable farming practices in the UK. Read more

  • Article: World Must Transform Agriculture or Face Unrest, Scientists Warn

    World Must Transform Agriculture or Face Unrest, Scientists Warn

    Sept. 16, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Climate change and global over-dependence on just few staple foods increase risk of crop failures. Read more

  • Article: Asda Is Trialling a New Plant-Based Coating for Fruit and Veg That Could 'Drastically' Cut Food Waste

    Asda Is Trialling a New Plant-Based Coating for Fruit and Veg That Could 'Drastically' Cut Food Waste

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 10, 2019

    It works kind of like an extra layer of peel to help keep produce fresher for longer. Read more

  • Article: 2.5 Million Children in South Africa Go Hungry Every Year

    2.5 Million Children in South Africa Go Hungry Every Year

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 10, 2019|The World Bank Group

    This decreases their chances of ever breaking the cycle of poverty. Read more