The planet under threat of a food crisis

Populations suffering from acute malnutrition are at risk of doubling worldwide. A little girl in Madagascar, eating a food supplement distributed by NGOs. Illustrative photo. RIJASOLO / AFP After the health crisis caused by the coronavirus, another “Humanitarian disaster” threatens the planet, recently alerted the United Nations. World hunger risks exploding as a result of […]

Could the “hunger pandemic” claim more victims than the coronavirus?

THE CHEKING PROCESS – Many experts warn against the risk of economic, social and food crisis, after the end of confinements. Developing countries would be on the front line. By Wladimir Garcin-Berson A village woman fetching bags containing food rations from a village in Ayod county, South Sudan, in February. AFP / TONY KARUMBA THE […]

Russia shakes up world wheat market

The statutory warning issued in early April by FAO and WHO – two United Nations specialized organizations in agriculture and health – and the World Trade Organization (WTO) has had little effect. These organizations warned against the brakes on the export of food products that could lead to worsening world hunger. → LIVE – Coronavirus: […]

authorities fear ‘hunger riots’

“Hunger riots”. Words are strong. These are the terms that the prefect of Seine-Saint-Denis, Georges-François Leclerc, is said to have used. Wednesday April 22, The chained Duck reported an email sent by the senior official on April 18 to his counterpart Michel Cadot, prefect of the Île-de-France region. In this email, Georges-François Leclerc dreaded “Hunger […]

What helps against annoying cravings?

Cravings come in powerfully – and often when you want to lose weight. What does the body really need in such moments? Those who resort to the right hunger brakes will lose weight more easily. Cravings often have little to do with real hunger. When the body runs out of energy, it likes to cry […]

In the Sahel, the fastest humanitarian deterioration on the planet

“It’s the fastest growing humanitarian crisis in the world”, alarmed Jan Egeland, secretary general of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), on Friday January 31 in Paris during a press conference on the Sahel. → MAINTENANCE. “Five million children need immediate humanitarian assistance in the Sahel” The deterioration in security is leading to increasingly massive population […]

Ten humanitarian crises “forgotten by the media”

This is the fourth year that Care has released this report on the forgotten, or at least the least publicized, crises. For the year 2019, the NGO widened the analysis by including the press in Spanish and Arabic languages, in addition to English, French and German. Six of the ten crises highlighted here have already […]