#Stunting

  • Article: Globalization Has Caused a New Malnutrition Epidemic: Report

    Globalization Has Caused a New Malnutrition Epidemic: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 16, 2019

    Consuming ultra-processed foods sets children up for a range of lifelong health problems. Read more

  • Article: 2.5 Million Children in South Africa Go Hungry Every Year

    2.5 Million Children in South Africa Go Hungry Every Year

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|The World Bank Group|Sept. 10, 2019

    This decreases their chances of ever breaking the cycle of poverty. Read more

  • Article: Nearly 2.3 Million Zambians Face Starvation as a Result of Low Rainfall

    Nearly 2.3 Million Zambians Face Starvation as a Result of Low Rainfall

    By Mwandwe Chileshe|Sept. 2, 2019

    Zambian singer and Global Citizen nutrition champion Esther Chungu went to see the impact firsthand. Read more

  • Article: 7 Staggering Facts From the UN's New Report on Hunger

    7 Staggering Facts From the UN's New Report on Hunger

    By Joe McCarthy|July 15, 2019

    After years of progress, the fight against hunger faces huge setbacks. Read more

  • Article: This Activist Is on Track to Feed 100,000 Kenyan Schoolchildren

    This Activist Is on Track to Feed 100,000 Kenyan Schoolchildren

    By Joe McCarthy|July 12, 2019

    And she’s empowering local communities in the process. Read more

  • Article: Hunger Kills More Children in Africa Than Anything Else: Study

    Hunger Kills More Children in Africa Than Anything Else: Study

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Pia Gralki|June 7, 2019

    “It is completely unacceptable that children are still going hungry in Africa in the 21st century.” Read more

  • Article: Zambia Vows to Prioritize the Fight Against Childhood Stunting

    Zambia Vows to Prioritize the Fight Against Childhood Stunting

    By Mwandwe Chileshe|June 4, 2019

    "We thank you for your promise to fight for and protect the future of our global community." Read more

  • Article: Severe Drought in Somalia Puts 2 Million People at Risk of Starvation

    Severe Drought in Somalia Puts 2 Million People at Risk of Starvation

    From Voice of America|May 29, 2019

    Without emergency aid, the situation could become a major humanitarian crisis, the UN said. Read more