If you’re eating something right now, you’re going to want to stop. Not because this post is gross. Because you might want to save that to eat when the world runs out of food in a few months.
Tag Archive: Food Crisis
• Global grain reserves hit critically low levels • Extreme weather means climate ‘is no longer reliable’ • Rising food prices threaten disaster and unrest
Outrage as bank revealed to be major speculator while millions face starvation Barclays has made as much as half a billion pounds in two years from speculating on food staples such as wheat and soya, prompting allegations that banks are profiting handsomely from the global food crisis.
OTTAWA — Canada’s help is needed and should show leadership to avoid widespread famine looming in West Africa, international aid group Oxfam urged Thursday.
Shy 13 year-old Koubra Mamane’s answer surprises me. A bit hesitant in her speech, and a bit skeptical of the whole interview, she reminds me of your typical teenage girl. She tells us she loves mathematics and has to help her mom around the house. She shows us her school books carefully stowed in a …
The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) is calling for additional funds to head-off an imminent food and nutrition crisis in the Sahel region of West Africa.
OTTAWA, ONTARIO, Feb 23, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — Today, the Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, announced that Canada is taking action to prevent a famine and a severe humanitarian crisis in western Africa.
IRELAND IS TO make €5 million in emergency funding available to the Sahel region to fight the growing food crisis there.
Human Rights – UN officials are reporting that ten-million people are continuing to suffer from a food crisis that is affecting eight countries in West Africa’s Sahel region, including Niger.
Abuja – Nigeria — The ECOWAS Mediation and Security Council has approved the release of three million dollars by the ECOWAS Commission to provide humanitarian assistance to victims of food crisis and rebel attacks in the Sahel-Sahara region of West Africa.