Fri, 22 May, 2020
The crisis that is looming in the Sahel region of Africa threatens millions with hunger, and comes as world leaders convened this week for their Rio + 20 UN Summit to review how sustainable development can achieve poverty eradication in the world.
Sat, 23 Jun, 2012
IF PROOF were needed that the global economic slowdown is hitting the poorest and most vulnerable hardest, it has been borne out by latest figures from the UN which show that more than one billion people face hunger and starvation this year.
Mon, 29 Jun, 2009
THE United Nation's Food & Agriculture Organisation (FAO) warned this week that as many as one billion people across the globe will go hungry this year as a result of the recession, and increasing global food prices.
Wed, 01 Apr, 2009