#Food insecurity

  • 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: UN Agency Just Launched a $200 Million Initiative to Prevent Hunger Crisis Amid COVID-19

    UN Agency Just Launched a $200 Million Initiative to Prevent Hunger Crisis Amid COVID-19

    By Joe McCarthy|April 22, 2020

    The fund aims to primarily support rural farming communities. 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: Hunger in Central Sahel Rising at Alarming Rate as Conflict Intensifies

    Hunger in Central Sahel Rising at Alarming Rate as Conflict Intensifies

    From Voice of America|Feb. 3, 2020

    Nearly 5 million people are expected to be pushed into hunger by June, according to the UN. Read more

  • Article: 120 Children in Sudan Die Every Day From Malnutrition: UNICEF

    120 Children in Sudan Die Every Day From Malnutrition: UNICEF

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 31, 2019

    One million children were displaced this year, and more than 3.5 million are out of school. Read more

  • Article: 7 Alarming Facts From the UN's Latest Report on Hunger

    7 Alarming Facts From the UN's Latest Report on Hunger

    By Joe McCarthy|July 15, 2019

    After years of progress, the fight against hunger faces huge setbacks. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Restaurant Gives Free Food to Those Who Can't Afford to Pay

    This Canadian Restaurant Gives Free Food to Those Who Can't Afford to Pay

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 10, 2019

    Its sign reads: “Free meal for the homeless every day from 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.” Read more

  • Feature: Striking Photos Show What Kids Eat Around the World

    Striking Photos Show What Kids Eat Around the World

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|June 10, 2019

    “Globalization has had a huge impact on our diets.” Read more