#Food & hunger

  • Feature: How Bee-Friendly Farming Could Save Food Systems — and the Planet

    How Bee-Friendly Farming Could Save Food Systems — and the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy|May 20, 2020

    Bees are key to food webs everywhere. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Pandemic Provides Opportunity to Protect Oceans: Report

    COVID-19 Pandemic Provides Opportunity to Protect Oceans: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|May 14, 2020

    From fishing to shipping, countries can re-examine their marine identities. Read more

  • Article: Why Factory Farming Needs a Fresh Look Following the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Why Factory Farming Needs a Fresh Look Following the COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Joe McCarthy|May 14, 2020

    Taking a fresh look at animal production also involves considering its effect on world hunger. Read more

  • Article: Malnutrition Is the Leading Cause of Death Globally: Report

    Malnutrition Is the Leading Cause of Death Globally: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 13, 2020

    The ongoing pandemic could deepen the crisis. Read more

  • Article: 6 Food Crises Worsened by the COVID-19 Pandemic

    6 Food Crises Worsened by the COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Joe McCarthy|May 13, 2020

    From Venezuela to Kenya, starvation looms for many people. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ+ People Face Added Violence, Exclusion, Poverty During COVID-19 Pandemic: Report

    LGBTQ+ People Face Added Violence, Exclusion, Poverty During COVID-19 Pandemic: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|May 8, 2020

    “Vulnerable communities become more vulnerable during times of crisis.” Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Pandemic Could Cause Widespread Stunting in Ghana

    COVID-19 Pandemic Could Cause Widespread Stunting in Ghana

    By Rachel Toku-Appiah|April 21, 2020

    Stunting caused by chronic malnutrition is largely irreversible. Read more

  • Article: This Seed Bank in the Arctic Holds More Than 1 Million Seeds

    This Seed Bank in the Arctic Holds More Than 1 Million Seeds

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 26, 2020

    “It’s really just the tip of the iceberg of a global conservation effort.” Read more