#food and hunger

  • Article: World Must Transform Agriculture or Face Unrest, Scientists Warn

    World Must Transform Agriculture or Face Unrest, Scientists Warn

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 16, 2019

    Climate change and global over-dependence on just few staple foods increase risk of crop failures. Read more

  • Article: Severe Drought in Somalia Puts 2 Million People at Risk of Starvation

    Severe Drought in Somalia Puts 2 Million People at Risk of Starvation

    From Voice of America|May 29, 2019

    Without emergency aid, the situation could become a major humanitarian crisis, the UN said. Read more

  • Article: UN May Suspend Aid to Yemen After Rebels Steal Food Donations

    UN May Suspend Aid to Yemen After Rebels Steal Food Donations

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 21, 2019

    With food aid not reaching Yemen’s needy, the UN threatens to pull out of rebel-controlled areas. Read more

  • Article: Camel Milk Provides Nutrition During Devastating Kenya Drought

    Camel Milk Provides Nutrition During Devastating Kenya Drought

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 16, 2019

    Able to withstand climate change, experts say camels could fight malnutrition in the region. Read more

  • Article: Former White House Chef Will Use Lottery Prize to Feed the Homeless

    Former White House Chef Will Use Lottery Prize to Feed the Homeless

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 31, 2019

    The chances of him winning were one in 1.4 million. Read more

  • Article: Conditions in Yemen Expected to Worsen Even if Peace Takes Hold

    Conditions in Yemen Expected to Worsen Even if Peace Takes Hold

    From Voice of America|Dec. 13, 2018

    The United Nations estimates 2.9 million women and children are severely malnourished. Read more

  • Article: The World's First Floating Dairy Farm Could Revolutionize Milk Production

    The World's First Floating Dairy Farm Could Revolutionize Milk Production

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Sept. 5, 2018

    The dairy plans to produce 200 gallons of milk each day. Read more

  • Article: 124 Million People Were at the Brink of Starvation in 2017, New Report Finds

    124 Million People Were at the Brink of Starvation in 2017, New Report Finds

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 23, 2018

    War and famine fueled hunger crises around the world. Read more