#Hunger

  • Article: Heatwave Threatens Zimbabwe's Harvest Amid Severe Drought
    Food & Hunger

    Heatwave Threatens Zimbabwe's Harvest Amid Severe Drought

    March 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Unusually high temperatures and lack of rainfall are hitting crops and livestock, officials say. Read more

  • Article: 11 Million North Koreans Are in Dire Need of Food Aid: UN
    Food & Hunger

    11 Million North Koreans Are in Dire Need of Food Aid: UN

    By Joe McCarthy|March 8, 2019

    “We simply cannot leave them behind.” Read more

  • Article: New UK Aid Will Help Feed Millions of People in Yemen
    AdvocacyFood & Hunger

    New UK Aid Will Help Feed Millions of People in Yemen

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 27, 2019

    Food shortages are so “catastrophic” that mothers are being forced to choose which child to feed. Read more

  • Article: Poverty and Hunger — Not Tradition — Are Now the Main Drivers of Child Marriage in South Sudan
    Girls & Women

    Poverty and Hunger — Not Tradition — Are Now the Main Drivers of Child Marriage in South Sudan

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 19, 2019

    Oxfam reports more young girls are turning to marriage in the wake of conflict. Read more

  • Article: 7 Things You Should Know About the Crisis in Venezuela
    Citizenship

    7 Things You Should Know About the Crisis in Venezuela

    By Carmen SingerJoe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 29, 2019

    A crisis that began nearly a decade ago gets worse by the day. Read more

  • Article: Greenland's Rapidly Melting Ice Threatens People Living in Poverty the Most
    Environment

    Greenland's Rapidly Melting Ice Threatens People Living in Poverty the Most

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 22, 2019

    “It has the power to destroy everything it runs through.” Read more

  • Article: Canadians Waste 58% of All Food Produced in the Country: Report
    Food & Hunger

    Canadians Waste 58% of All Food Produced in the Country: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2019

    That’s enough to feed every Canadian for five months. Read more

  • Article: The Army Is Donating Ration Packs to Help Feed Hungry People in the UK
    Food & Hunger

    The Army Is Donating Ration Packs to Help Feed Hungry People in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 15, 2019

    Because 8 million people in Britain are struggling to afford enough food. Read more