#Food and Agricultural Organization

  • 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: Hunger and Malnutrition Reach 'Record Levels' in the World's Youngest Country
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    Hunger and Malnutrition Reach 'Record Levels' in the World's Youngest Country

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 2, 2018

    South Sudan is on the "brink of catastrophe" — and it's down to conflict. Read more

  • Article: Making Insects Tastier Could Alleviate Global Hunger
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    Making Insects Tastier Could Alleviate Global Hunger

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 13, 2018

    Fancy tucking into beetles, butterflies, or a stinkbug? It could just save the world. Read more

  • Article: 8 Countries Are Now Battling 'Crisis Level' Hunger
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    8 Countries Are Now Battling 'Crisis Level' Hunger

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 31, 2018

    Conflict is a “key reason” for world hunger being back on the rise. Read more

  • Article: Famine Is on the Rise Around the World — and Climate Change Is to Blame
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    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: Famine Is Making South Sudan the ‘Fastest Growing Refugee Crisis’
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    Famine Is Making South Sudan the ‘Fastest Growing Refugee Crisis’

    By James O'Hare|May 17, 2017

    5.5 million people will be food insecure as famine worsens in South Sudan. Read more

  • Article: This Tiny Worm Is Completely Destroying Fields of Crops in Angola
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    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: Madagascar Is on the 'Very Brink' of Catastrophic Famine
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    Madagascar Is on the 'Very Brink' of Catastrophic Famine

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 21, 2016

    Around 92% of Madagascar’s population lives on less than $2 a day. Read more