Hunger

2/20/15

This Surprise in Mali Helped Save Lives

It came unexpected. And we originally thought there was something wrong. But in a country where a food shock can lead to a crisis, this surprise definitely saved lives.

Mali sits in the Sahel region of West Africa and is highly prone to food shortages from the harsh climate.

2/2/15

2.5 million South Sudanese Face Severe Hunger, New Figures Reveal

Severity of crisis depends on the delivery of humanitarian assistance, particularly in conflict-affected states.

1/26/15

Malawi Floods: Loss in time of Rescue

“It was at midnight when we heard a roaring sound and quickly we noticed that the house was filling with water. In no time the water was knee-high and I immediately decided to climb to the roof top of the house with my two children, Manesi and Marita.

12/18/14

Today, I get my three meals a day

Shrubs, thorny bushes, cactus trees, sandy soils and rocky terrain characterise Same district in Kilimanjaro region, Tanzania, which lies on the lee-ward side of the Pare Mountains. It hardly rains in this region.

12/14/14

UN Climate Talks: Disastrous result for world’s poorest - on pathway to climate chaos

(December 14, 2014) - The words of Peruvian Environment Minister Pulgar Vidal, who urged nations meeting at the climate talks in Lima to “give hope to the world”, but governments have largely failed to lay the foundations for an ambitious climate deal in 2015.

11/28/14

UN climate talks: COP20 Must Deliver Blueprint for Ambitious, Just Climate Deal

(November 28, 2014) Ahead of the UN ‘COP20’ climate talks in Lima, Peru, CARE International says governments must succeed in delivering a blue print for an ambitious and just climate deal in 2015 that delivers a safer future for the world’s poorest people.

10/29/14

Hunger and Climate Change: A Double Injustice

The global fight against hunger is characterized by both success stories and daily suffering.

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