#food insecurity

  • 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
    Citizenship

    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

  • Article: A Canadian Farmer Just Donated 22,000 Pounds of Vegetables to Local Food Banks
    Food & Hunger

    A Canadian Farmer Just Donated 22,000 Pounds of Vegetables to Local Food Banks

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 26, 2018

    “I just wanted to see if we could grow it a little bit and feed people with healthy food.” Read more

  • Article: A Quarter of US College Students Go Hungry, National Survey Finds
    Food & Hunger

    A Quarter of US College Students Go Hungry, National Survey Finds

    April 4, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "At our university, there's a big stereotype about the students being really wealthy." Read more