#Food Insecurity

  • Article: South Sudan Is Deliberately Starving Civilians, UN Says

    South Sudan Is Deliberately Starving Civilians, UN Says

    By Catherine Caruso|Feb. 21, 2020

    55% of people in South Sudan are now facing food insecurity. Read more

  • Article: South Sudan Hit by Locust Outbreak Causing Food Shortages in East Africa

    South Sudan Hit by Locust Outbreak Causing Food Shortages in East Africa

    By Catherine Caruso|Feb. 19, 2020

    More than 2,000 locusts have crossed the country’s border. Read more

  • Article: 45 Million Face Critical Food Shortages in Southern Africa, UN Warns

    45 Million Face Critical Food Shortages in Southern Africa, UN Warns

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 21, 2020

    Southern Africa’s climate emergency has caused severe food insecurity in the region. Read more

  • Article: UN Resumes Grain Milling in Starving Yemen After Shelling Damage

    UN Resumes Grain Milling in Starving Yemen After Shelling Damage

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 10, 2020

    The mills have enough grain to feed millions. Read more

  • Article: Locust Swarm Threatens Food Security in Kenya

    Locust Swarm Threatens Food Security in Kenya

    By Pia Gralki  and  Catherine Caruso|Jan. 10, 2020

    Swarms have already destroyed hundreds of thousands of acres of crops and farmland in Africa. Read more

  • Article: How One Man in Harlem Is Changing Lives, One Seed at a Time

    How One Man in Harlem Is Changing Lives, One Seed at a Time

    By Sushmita Roy|July 31, 2019

    Approximately 35% of Central Harlem’s population under 18 lives in poverty. Read more

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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 29, 2019

    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 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