#Hunger

  • Article: KFC & Fast Food Brands Are Bringing a New Health Concern to Africa: Obesity
    Health

    KFC & Fast Food Brands Are Bringing a New Health Concern to Africa: Obesity

    By Andrew McMaster|Oct. 4, 2017

    A growing middle-class is consuming more processed foods, and staying sedentary. Read more

  • Article: 3 Million Kids Die from Malnutrition Each Year. Here Are 6 Ways You Can Help
    Food & Hunger

    3 Million Kids Die from Malnutrition Each Year. Here Are 6 Ways You Can Help

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 13, 2017

    Small acts of kindness can go a long way. Read more

  • Article: These 3 Food Security Programs Will Be Decimated Under Trump’s Budget
    Food & Hunger

    These 3 Food Security Programs Will Be Decimated Under Trump’s Budget

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 3, 2017

    “Cuts like these will kill people.” Read more

  • Article: Famine Is on the Rise Around the World — and Climate Change Is to Blame
    Food & Hunger

    Famine Is on the Rise Around the World — and Climate Change Is to Blame

    July 3, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Almost 20M are facing starvation due to fighting & drought in South Sudan, Nigeria, and Somalia. Read more

  • Article: South Sudan Is No Longer in Famine — But 6 Million Are Still Starving
    Food & Hunger

    South Sudan Is No Longer in Famine — But 6 Million Are Still Starving

    By Colleen Curry|June 22, 2017

    It’s a small step in the right direction. Read more

  • Article: Lawmakers Agree: It Should Be Illegal to Shame Kids Over School Lunches
    Food & Hunger

    Lawmakers Agree: It Should Be Illegal to Shame Kids Over School Lunches

    By Colleen Curry|May 11, 2017

    It's a cruel practice and it should be outlawed. Read more

  • Article: Staggering Hunger Crises Will Trigger Massive Migration, UN Says
    Food & Hunger

    Staggering Hunger Crises Will Trigger Massive Migration, UN Says

    May 5, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    People fleeing a country increases by 1.9 percent for each percentage increase of food insecurity. Read more

  • Article: 1.4 Million Children Face Imminent Death From Man-Made Famine
    Food & Hunger

    1.4 Million Children Face Imminent Death From Man-Made Famine

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2017

    “Time is running out.” Read more