#World Food Program

  • Article: Scanning Eyes and Fingerprints: Food Aid in Yemen Blocked by Privacy Concerns
    Food & Hunger

    Scanning Eyes and Fingerprints: Food Aid in Yemen Blocked by Privacy Concerns

    By Joe McCarthy|June 26, 2019

    An estimated 850,000 people could be denied food aid in Sanaa. Read more

  • Article: South Korea Gives Major Aid Package to North Korea Amid Hunger Crisis
    Food & Hunger

    South Korea Gives Major Aid Package to North Korea Amid Hunger Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy|June 19, 2019

    In the 1990s, a similar famine killed more than 3 million North Koreans. Read more

  • Article: Trenches and Blockades in Malawi Save Communities From Cyclone Flooding
    Environment

    Trenches and Blockades in Malawi Save Communities From Cyclone Flooding

    May 22, 2019|Voice of America

    Cyclone Idai displaced 90,000 people in Malawi. Read more

  • Article: UN May Suspend Aid to Yemen After Rebels Steal Food Donations
    Food & Hunger

    UN May Suspend Aid to Yemen After Rebels Steal Food Donations

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 21, 2019

    With food aid not reaching Yemen’s needy, the UN threatens to pull out of rebel-controlled areas. Read more

  • Article: Trenches, Blockades in Malawi Save Communities From Cyclone Flooding
    Environment

    Trenches, Blockades in Malawi Save Communities From Cyclone Flooding

    May 20, 2019|Voice of America

    Cyclone Idai displaced nearly 90,000 people in the country. Read more

  • Article: UN Reached 9.5 Million Yemenis With Food in December
    Food & Hunger

    UN Reached 9.5 Million Yemenis With Food in December

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 15, 2019

    “For every child killed by bombs and bullets, dozens are starving to death. Read more

  • Article: Venezuelans Flee to Colombia to Escape Hunger, but Find Little Relief
    Food & Hunger

    Venezuelans Flee to Colombia to Escape Hunger, but Find Little Relief

    April 16, 2018|News Deeply

    Colombia has taken in at least 660,000 Venezuelan migrants. Read more

  • Article: Here’s How Much Food Really Costs for People Around the World
    Food & Hunger

    Here’s How Much Food Really Costs for People Around the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 18, 2017

    For millions of people around the world, a simple plate of food is a luxury. Read more