#Hunger

  • Article: Kenyan Farmers Brace for Second Onslaught of Crop-Devouring Locusts

    Kenyan Farmers Brace for Second Onslaught of Crop-Devouring Locusts

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 26, 2020

    With 3 million Kenyans already facing food shortages, new locust swarms are starting to appear. Read more

  • Article: Citi Foundation Is Giving $15M to Support Coronavirus Programs
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    Citi Foundation Is Giving $15M to Support Coronavirus Programs

    From Citi|March 20, 2020

    The funds will go to global efforts and local programs fighting COVID-19. Read more

  • Article: Women Are Using Ox Ploughs to Tackle Hunger After South Sudan's Civil War

    Women Are Using Ox Ploughs to Tackle Hunger After South Sudan's Civil War

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 20, 2020

    Hunger is a serious issue amid the ongoing conflict in South Sudan, which has displaced millions. Read more

  • Article: Millions of People in Haiti Are Struggling to Eat, UN Warns

    Millions of People in Haiti Are Struggling to Eat, UN Warns

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 21, 2020

    Roughly 33% of the population needs immediate food assistance. Read more

  • Article: Infant Mortality Is on the Rise in Venezuela Due to Malnutrition

    Infant Mortality Is on the Rise in Venezuela Due to Malnutrition

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Brandon Wiggins|Feb. 14, 2020

    Venezuela is in the midst of a years-long economic crisis. Read more

  • Feature: This Organization Is Empowering Millions of Small Farmers to Fight Hunger and Lift Themselves Out of Poverty
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    This Organization Is Empowering Millions of Small Farmers to Fight Hunger and Lift Themselves Out of Poverty

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Feb. 9, 2020

    Investing in rural communities is key to building peace and prosperity. 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: Food Crisis in Zimbabwe Threatens Millions of Rural Children

    Food Crisis in Zimbabwe Threatens Millions of Rural Children

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 28, 2020

    Extreme poverty is on the rise in Zimbabwe, which is still dealing with a food crisis. Read more