#Famine

  • Article: 8.7 Million People Need Urgent Food Aid in Somalia and South Sudan
    Food & Hunger

    8.7 Million People Need Urgent Food Aid in Somalia and South Sudan

    By Joe McCarthy|July 31, 2019

    “It is famine-like.” Read more

  • 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: 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: New UK Aid Will Help Feed Millions of People in Yemen
    AdvocacyFood & Hunger

    New UK Aid Will Help Feed Millions of People in Yemen

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 27, 2019

    Food shortages are so “catastrophic” that mothers are being forced to choose which child to feed. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Boy Who Saved His Village From Famine at Center of New Netflix Film
    Food & Hunger

    Malawi Boy Who Saved His Village From Famine at Center of New Netflix Film

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Carmen Singer|Feb. 13, 2019

    “William’s story represents, what has to be, the future in countries like Malawi.” Read more

  • Article: 'Food Shocks' Have Become More Common Over Last 50 Years, Report Says
    Food & Hunger

    'Food Shocks' Have Become More Common Over Last 50 Years, Report Says

    Jan. 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Increasing frequency of shocks makes it nearly impossible to recover and prepare for the next one. Read more

  • Article: These Amazing Activists Just Inspired the Crowd at Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100
    Citizenship

    These Amazing Activists Just Inspired the Crowd at Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 5, 2018

    From gender equality to combating HIV/AIDS, these people are changing the world for the better. Read more

  • Article: Knives and Forks With a Hidden Message Were Sent to World Leaders in Paris
    Food & Hunger

    Knives and Forks With a Hidden Message Were Sent to World Leaders in Paris

    Nov. 16, 2018

    Leaders at the Paris Peace Forum received an unexpected gift. Read more