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Hunger

Coronavirus lockdown leaves West Nile starving...

Walking through the streets of the major towns in the region, it is clear that normal life is on hold. Most of the shops and restaurants remain closed....

Coronavirus could double number facing acute...

"The number of people facing acute food insecurity stands to rise to 265 million in 2020, up by 130 million from the 135 million in 2019, as a result of...

Bulambuli residents worry about food shortage...

Nambuli and Nelima are among the hundreds of people who were left homeless after losing all their property to hailstorm and mudslide that ravaged the villages....

More than 113 mn people suffer 'acute hunger':...

Launched three years ago, the annual study takes stock of the countries facing the greatest difficulties.

'Radical rethink' needed to tackle obesity,...

Nearly a billion people are hungry and another two billion are eating too much of the wrong foods, causing epidemics of obesity, heart disease and diabetes....

'Radical rethink' needed to tackle obesity,...

Nearly a billion people are hungry and another two billion are eating too much of the wrong foods, causing epidemics of obesity, heart disease and diabetes....

'Conflicts may have killed 5 million children...

"More frequent and more intense armed conflicts have taken place in Africa over the past 30 years than in any other continent," researchers say.

Global warming: Hungrier insects will eat...

Rising temperatures will stimulate insects' appetites -- and make some prone to reproducing more quickly.

Sudan police beat protesters at demo against...

Bread prices have more than doubled after a jump in the cost of flour due to dwindling wheat supplies, after the government decided to stop importing grain...

Can offshore fish farming feed a hungry world?...

Coastal and inland aquaculture already accounts for more than half of the fish consumed around the world.

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