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  • Article: 113 Million People Lack Food Due to Climate Change and Conflict: UN
    Food & Hunger

    113 Million People Lack Food Due to Climate Change and Conflict: UN

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|April 2, 2019

    A new report warns that, at this rate, the situation will only worsen. Read more

  • Article: Leading Kenyan Scientist Says This Is What Africa Needs to Do to End Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    Leading Kenyan Scientist Says This Is What Africa Needs to Do to End Hunger

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 19, 2019

    More than 243 million people are undernourished. Read more

  • Article: Wars Are Getting Longer, Trapping People in Starvation: Report
    Food & Hunger

    Wars Are Getting Longer, Trapping People in Starvation: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 29, 2019

    “These are real people experiencing rates of hunger that are simply unacceptable.” Read more

  • Article: The World Wastes Nearly 50 Million Tons of Fish Every Year: UN
    Food & Hunger

    The World Wastes Nearly 50 Million Tons of Fish Every Year: UN

    By Joe McCarthy|July 9, 2018

    And fish farms now provide the majority of world’s fish. Read more

  • Article: On World Food Day, Pope Francis Says Link Between Climate Change and Hunger Is Undeniable
    Environment

    On World Food Day, Pope Francis Says Link Between Climate Change and Hunger Is Undeniable

    By Andrew McMaster|Oct. 16, 2017

    The Catholic leader says simply “pitying” the world’s poor is not enough. 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: This Tiny Worm Is Completely Destroying Fields of Crops in Angola
    Food & Hunger

    This Tiny Worm Is Completely Destroying Fields of Crops in Angola

    April 28, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Armyworm spread has undermined hopes for a better harvest this year. Read more

  • Article: How Haiti Cut Hunger in Half Following Devastation of Hurricane Matthew
    Food & Hunger

    How Haiti Cut Hunger in Half Following Devastation of Hurricane Matthew

    By Meghan Werft|Jan. 19, 2017

    The country has cut hunger in half just three months after the devastasting storm. Read more