#Food Banks

  • Article: A New Book Documents the Devastating Poverty Faced by People With Disabilities in Britain
    Citizenship

    A New Book Documents the Devastating Poverty Faced by People With Disabilities in Britain

    By Helen Lock|June 17, 2019

    Global Citizen met author and activist Frances Ryan, to hear her “rallying cry." Read more

  • Article: Poverty in Britain Is 'Systematic' With 'Tragic Consequences': UN Expert
    Citizenship

    Poverty in Britain Is 'Systematic' With 'Tragic Consequences': UN Expert

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 23, 2019

    The report says the UK's poorest people face lives that are “nasty, brutish, and short.” Read more

  • Article: 7 Ways to Stop Wasting Food to Save Money and Save the Planet
    Food & Hunger

    7 Ways to Stop Wasting Food to Save Money and Save the Planet

    By Helen Lock|May 8, 2019

    Around a third of food is wasted globally. Read more

  • Article: Food Bank Use Hits Record High in the UK (Again)
    Food & Hunger

    Food Bank Use Hits Record High in the UK (Again)

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 25, 2019

    1.6 million food parcels were given in the last year around Britain — the highest ever. Read more

  • Article: Scottish Food Poverty Is Twice as Bad as Previously Feared
    Food & Hunger

    Scottish Food Poverty Is Twice as Bad as Previously Feared

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 27, 2019

    Food bank use might be worse than thought across the rest of the UK, too. Read more

  • Article: The Army Is Donating Ration Packs to Help Feed Hungry People in the UK
    Food & Hunger

    The Army Is Donating Ration Packs to Help Feed Hungry People in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 15, 2019

    Because 8 million people in Britain are struggling to afford enough food. Read more

  • Article: UK Urged to Appoint Minister for Hunger With Millions Undernourished
    Food & Hunger

    UK Urged to Appoint Minister for Hunger With Millions Undernourished

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 10, 2019

    Food insecurity affects 1 in 5 children in Britain. Read more

  • Feature: Why America's Largest Agricultural State Is Also Its Hungriest
    FeatureFood & Hunger

    Why America's Largest Agricultural State Is Also Its Hungriest

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 21, 2018

    4.9 million people in the state that feeds the US and the world are going hungry. Read more