#Famine

  • Article: US Commits $130 Million to Fight Food Crisis in Yemen
    Food & Hunger

    US Commits $130 Million to Fight Food Crisis in Yemen

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 12, 2017

    Yemen is facing one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world. Read more

  • Article: Millions Face Starvation, Dehydration, and Disease in Yemen as Supplies Are Blocked at the Border
    Citizenship

    Millions Face Starvation, Dehydration, and Disease in Yemen as Supplies Are Blocked at the Border

    By Andrew McMaster|Dec. 4, 2017

    The United Nations has called for a ceasefire. Read more

  • Article: Yemen Will Finally Open Its Borders for Humanitarian Aid After Global Outcry
    Citizenship

    Yemen Will Finally Open Its Borders for Humanitarian Aid After Global Outcry

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 13, 2017

    A blockade on all ports would have devastating consequences. Read more

  • Article: Humanitarian Aid Was Just Blocked to the Country Facing the World’s Biggest Humanitarian Crisis
    Citizenship

    Humanitarian Aid Was Just Blocked to the Country Facing the World’s Biggest Humanitarian Crisis

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 8, 2017

    Yemen faces violence, hunger, and disease on a massive scale. Read more

  • Article: These Before and After Photos Show Just How Vital Foreign Aid Is in the Fight Against Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    These Before and After Photos Show Just How Vital Foreign Aid Is in the Fight Against Hunger

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 2, 2017

    5-year-old Yasmiin weighed less than 2 stone. Read more

  • Article: The US Wastes 68 Million Meals in Food Waste Each Year, Report Shows
    Food & Hunger

    The US Wastes 68 Million Meals in Food Waste Each Year, Report Shows

    Oct. 25, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than two-thirds of food thrown away by households is potentially edible. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change in South Sudan: Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows True Impact
    Environment

    Climate Change in South Sudan: Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows True Impact

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Oct. 19, 2017

    South Sudan is currently in the grip of a catastrophic famine. Read more

  • Article: World Hunger Is Rising Again as Conflicts and Famines Grow: Report
    Food & Hunger

    World Hunger Is Rising Again as Conflicts and Famines Grow: Report

    By Carlotta Mohamed|Oct. 17, 2017

    The number of hungry rose to 815 million in 2016, up from 777 million in 2015. Read more