A lack of rain for four consecutive seasons in the country in the Horn of Africa has caused harvests to shrivell up in the extreme dry conditions.
A first-of-a-kind 2021 to 2025 initiative by the UAE and the USA to combat global hunger, and at least mitigate, if not completely dissipate, all the existing and yet-to-happen challenges to feed the over seven billion people all over
"Today I have been heartbroken to see that the families are willing to sell their children to feed other family members,” Charles said. "So it’s the right time for the humanitarian community to stand up and stay with the people of Afghanistan.”
Millions of Afghans at risk of famine due to drought and economic collapse; the UN said it needed $5 billion in aid for Afghanistan in 2022 to avert a humanitarian catastrophe and offer the ravaged country a future after 40 years of suffering.
David Beasley of UN World Food Programme told the UN Security Council on Thursday that the world is faced with the scourge of hunger after the pandemic, and it is also one of the after-effects of the pandemic, apart from wars in Yemen, Ukraine, Syria, droughts in places like Somalia, and economic crises arising
He sounded a global alarm, warning leaders about the survival of humanity and the planet. In language that was sometimes downright undiplomatic, he called out those he blames for the perilous state of the world. It was Antonio Guterres’ strongest, most striking speech since he took the helm of the United Nations in 2017.
Thousands of people from rural Somalia are walking hundreds of kilometres to reach Mogadishu, capital of Somalia, to escape hunger. Save the Children survey in November showed that families are regularly going without meals
A great humanitarian ‘1 Billion Meals’ initiative is in full swing with full capacity, an initiative by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives (MBRGI). It has started distribution operations in cooperation with the UN’s World Food
There is so much poverty, hunger and homelessness in the world that $420 socks seem an unnecessary expense and a donation to any charity would be appreciated.
When the Narendra Modi regime took charge in 2014, India’s economy was growing fast. The number of people below the poverty line was falling. With the Prime Minister committing himself to “development of all” the trend was expected to continue. But as Modi prepares to seek a new five-year mandate in 2024, it is evident that things are not