#Food security

  • 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: These Zambians Are Promoting More Diverse Diets to Fight Malnutrition

    These Zambians Are Promoting More Diverse Diets to Fight Malnutrition

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Mwandwe Chileshe|Nov. 7, 2019

    They want to end the reign of maize. Read more

  • Article: 3 Youth Activists Fighting to End Malnutrition Who You Should Definitely Know About

    3 Youth Activists Fighting to End Malnutrition Who You Should Definitely Know About

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 15, 2019

    Their generation faces rising food insecurity due to conflict and climate change. Read more

  • Article: Paris Is Building the World's Largest Organic Rooftop Farm

    Paris Is Building the World's Largest Organic Rooftop Farm

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 13, 2019

    It will be roughly three football fields in size. 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 Community Garden Is Fighting Food Insecurity in Rural Benin

    This Community Garden Is Fighting Food Insecurity in Rural Benin

    By Natalie Petrulla|June 5, 2019

    The garden is empowering community members one vegetable at a time. Read more

  • Article: Wars Are Getting Longer, Trapping People in Starvation: Report

    Wars Are Getting Longer, Trapping People in Starvation: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 29, 2019

    “These are real people experiencing rates of hunger that are simply unacceptable.” Read more