#food insecurity

  • Article: Avocados and Coffee Are Increasing the Risk of Global Food Insecurity: Study
    Food & Hunger

    Avocados and Coffee Are Increasing the Risk of Global Food Insecurity: Study

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|July 11, 2019

    Demand in Western countries for these foods is forcing farmers around the world to monocrop. Read more

  • Article: 'Little Free Pantries' Pop Up Around the World to Help People Who Can't Afford Food
    Food & Hunger

    'Little Free Pantries' Pop Up Around the World to Help People Who Can't Afford Food

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 8, 2019

    Food insecurity affects over 4 million people living in Canada. Read more

  • Article: North Korea Cuts Food Rations to Just 11 Ounces Per Day
    Food & Hunger

    North Korea Cuts Food Rations to Just 11 Ounces Per Day

    By Joe McCarthy|May 3, 2019

    More than 10.1 million people face severe food insecurity. Read more

  • Article: Kenyan Activists Say #WeCannotIgnore 1 Million Hungry People
    Food & Hunger

    Kenyan Activists Say #WeCannotIgnore 1 Million Hungry People

    March 20, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The number of Kenyans in need of food aid has risen by almost 70% to 1.1 million since August. Read more

  • Article: Outbreak of Fall Armyworm Threatens Zimbabwe's Food Security: UN
    Food & Hunger

    Outbreak of Fall Armyworm Threatens Zimbabwe's Food Security: UN

    March 8, 2019|Voice of America

    More than 5 million people in Zimbabwe are already in need of food assistance. Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Calls Out Global Food Inequity in Powerful Speech
    Food & Hunger

    Pope Francis Calls Out Global Food Inequity in Powerful Speech

    By Jerica DeckCarmen Singer  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 14, 2019

    One in nine people around the world are undernourished. Read more

  • Article: Canada Pledges $53 Million to Aid Crisis-Stricken Venezuela
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    Canada Pledges $53 Million to Aid Crisis-Stricken Venezuela

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 5, 2019

    Since 2015, more than 3 million people have fled the country. Read more

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

    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