#Hunger

  • Article: This Family Initiative Is Helping Feed 300 Households Hit by COVID-19 in Johannesburg

    This Family Initiative Is Helping Feed 300 Households Hit by COVID-19 in Johannesburg

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 16, 2020

    “One of the secondary effects of this crisis is the sheer anxiety related to job and food security." Read more

  • Article: How a Food Rescue Task Force Is Feeding Canada’s Most Vulnerable During COVID-19 Pandemic

    How a Food Rescue Task Force Is Feeding Canada’s Most Vulnerable During COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Joe McCarthy|April 7, 2020

    The group wants to end hunger once and for all. Read more

  • Article: Coronavirus: A Funding Boost for Services Like ‘Meals on Wheels’ Gives Elderly Australians Food Security

    Coronavirus: A Funding Boost for Services Like ‘Meals on Wheels’ Gives Elderly Australians Food Security

    By Madeleine Keck|April 3, 2020

    The funding will ensure prepared meals and essential food is delivered to those who need it most. Read more

  • Article: How COVID-19 Is Impacting My Work on Food Security in Nigeria, and the People I Support

    How COVID-19 Is Impacting My Work on Food Security in Nigeria, and the People I Support

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 1, 2020

    Clara Orji, Mercy Corps' program manager in Nigeria, shares how COVID-19 threatens her work. Read more

  • 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 Relief
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    Citi Foundation Is Giving $15M to Support Coronavirus Relief

    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