#food

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

    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

    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: 'Community' Refrigerators Aim to Freeze Out Food Waste

    'Community' Refrigerators Aim to Freeze Out Food Waste

    March 7, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Communal refrigerators often have excess or unsold food that can be given to those in need Read more

  • Article: UN Raises $2.6 Billion for Yemen Crisis — But Needs Billions More

    UN Raises $2.6 Billion for Yemen Crisis — But Needs Billions More

    By Jerica Deck|Feb. 27, 2019

    About 80,000 children under the age of 5 have died of starvation. Read more

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

    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: Former White House Chef Will Use Lottery Prize to Feed the Homeless

    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: Closing the Loop on Food Production Could Generate Trillions of Dollars

    Closing the Loop on Food Production Could Generate Trillions of Dollars

    Jan. 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Redesigning the food industry into a "circular economy" would reduce health costs. Read more

  • Article: 400,000 Malnourished Children Are at Risk of Dying in War-Torn Yemen

    400,000 Malnourished Children Are at Risk of Dying in War-Torn Yemen

    Nov. 8, 2018|Voice of America

    Fourteen million people are on the brink of famine, and the main casualties are the children. Read more