#Food Insecurity

  • Article: 'Food Shocks' Have Become More Common Over Last 50 Years, Report Says
    Food & Hunger

    'Food Shocks' Have Become More Common Over Last 50 Years, Report Says

    Jan. 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Increasing frequency of shocks makes it nearly impossible to recover and prepare for the next one. Read more

  • Article: Food Shortages and Corruption Spark Protests in Northeast Sudan
    Food & Hunger

    Food Shortages and Corruption Spark Protests in Northeast Sudan

    By Sophie Maes|Dec. 20, 2018

    Around 80% of Sudan’s population cannot afford enough food. Read more

  • Article: These Produce Stickers Let Fruit Stay Fresh Two Weeks Longer
    Food & Hunger

    These Produce Stickers Let Fruit Stay Fresh Two Weeks Longer

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Dec. 11, 2018

    They could make a big dent in food waste. Read more

  • Article: Mum ‘Had No Choice’ But to Sell 6-Year-Old Daughter for £55 Amid Afghanistan’s Severe Food Crisis
    Food & Hunger

    Mum ‘Had No Choice’ But to Sell 6-Year-Old Daughter for £55 Amid Afghanistan’s Severe Food Crisis

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Carmen Singer|Nov. 28, 2018

    Over 10 million people are under threat. Read more

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

  • Article: This Organisation Is Using Wasted Food to Provide South Africa’s Children With Healthy Meals
    Food & Hunger

    This Organisation Is Using Wasted Food to Provide South Africa’s Children With Healthy Meals

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 19, 2018

    FoodForward SA is reaching over 30,000 children every day. Read more

  • Article: Inspired by an Encounter With a Homeless Veteran, This Woman Is Tackling Food Waste and Hunger
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    Inspired by an Encounter With a Homeless Veteran, This Woman Is Tackling Food Waste and Hunger

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 13, 2018|Verizon

    Komal Ahmad, CEO of Copia, is also one of Verizon’s Pioneers of Humanability. Read more

  • Article: Asia-Pacific Home to More Than Half the World's Undernourished People: UN
    Food & Hunger

    Asia-Pacific Home to More Than Half the World's Undernourished People: UN

    Nov. 2, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    World hunger rose in 2017 for a third consecutive year due to conflict and climate change. Read more