#Aid

  • Article: South Korea Gives Major Aid Package to North Korea Amid Hunger Crisis
    Food & Hunger

    South Korea Gives Major Aid Package to North Korea Amid Hunger Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy|June 19, 2019

    In the 1990s, a similar famine killed more than 3 million North Koreans. Read more

  • Article: UN Accuses Myanmar of Creating ‘Apartheid State’ and Threatens to Withhold Aid
    Citizenship

    UN Accuses Myanmar of Creating ‘Apartheid State’ and Threatens to Withhold Aid

    By Joe McCarthy|June 17, 2019

    “Rakhine has been an apartheid state for years.” Read more

  • Article: 3 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Cyclone Fani
    Citizenship

    3 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Cyclone Fani

    By Joe McCarthy|May 6, 2019

    The recovery effort will likely go on for months. Read more

  • Article: UN to Investigate Reports of Cyclone Idai Survivors Asked to Trade Sex for Food
    Food & Hunger

    UN to Investigate Reports of Cyclone Idai Survivors Asked to Trade Sex for Food

    April 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women say local leaders demanded sex in exchange for food aid. Read more

  • Article: World Bank and International Monetary Fund Say They're Prepared to Help With Venezuela Crisis
    Finance & Innovation

    World Bank and International Monetary Fund Say They're Prepared to Help With Venezuela Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 12, 2019

    But Venezuela is hesitant to work with the groups. Read more

  • Article: Hunger Looms in Mozambique After Cyclone Idai Wiped Out 1.7 Million Acres of Farmland
    Food & Hunger

    Hunger Looms in Mozambique After Cyclone Idai Wiped Out 1.7 Million Acres of Farmland

    By Joe McCarthy|April 9, 2019

    Crops, fisheries, and livestock have been devastated. Read more

  • Article: Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says
    Citizenship

    Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 5, 2019

    And 4.9 million people in the region may soon need humanitarian assistance. Read more

  • Article: US Aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras Could Stop. Here's Why That Matters
    Citizenship

    US Aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras Could Stop. Here's Why That Matters

    By Joe McCarthy|April 1, 2019

    Both Republicans and Democrats support foreign aid. Read more