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  • Article: US Outlines New Approach to Global Food Security
    AdvocacyFood & Hunger

    US Outlines New Approach to Global Food Security

    By Dina Gregg|Oct. 25, 2017

    What do development revolutions and Fall Armyworm mean for food security? Read more

  • Article: A New Genetically-Modified Maize Is Helping Feed Zimbabwe — But Not Without Controversy
    Finance & Innovation

    A New Genetically-Modified Maize Is Helping Feed Zimbabwe — But Not Without Controversy

    By Andrew McMaster|Oct. 4, 2017

    A new plant is opening the conversation on GMOs and hunger. Read more

  • Article: As Drought Ravages Kenya, a Record Number of Children Go Hungry, UNICEF Reports
    Food & Hunger

    As Drought Ravages Kenya, a Record Number of Children Go Hungry, UNICEF Reports

    Sept. 18, 2017

    Kenya has been ravaged by what the United Nations calls the worst drought since 2011. Read more

  • Article: The Women of South Sudan Are Tackling the Famine Crisis Themselves
    Girls & Women

    The Women of South Sudan Are Tackling the Famine Crisis Themselves

    Sept. 14, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Many of the country’s women farmers are learning new skills to keep their families fed. Read more

  • Article: The World Food System Is Broken; But With Your Help, We Can Improve It
    Food & Hunger

    The World Food System Is Broken; But With Your Help, We Can Improve It

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 7, 2017

    Take action now to help and earn a ticket to the Global Citizen Festival on Sept. 23 Read more

  • Article: Deepening Food Crisis Pushes Nigeria's Northeast Closer to Famine, Warns Aid Agency
    Food & Hunger

    Deepening Food Crisis Pushes Nigeria's Northeast Closer to Famine, Warns Aid Agency

    July 26, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The crisis will only end when the conflict has been resolved. Read more

  • Article: New Tool Aim to Predict and Thwart This Major Crop Killer: Locusts
    Finance & Innovation

    New Tool Aim to Predict and Thwart This Major Crop Killer: Locusts

    June 15, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The tool is the latest in a series to apply satellite data to agricultural purposes. Read more

  • Article: Banks Are Stepping Up to Help Africans Suffering From Famine
    Food & Hunger

    Banks Are Stepping Up to Help Africans Suffering From Famine

    By Gabriella Canal|June 14, 2017

    Upwards of 26.5 million people could go hungry in the Horn of Africa. Read more