Food Insecurity Increased by 46m in 2021

Food Insecurity Increased by 46m in 2021

The number of people affected by hunger globally rose to an estimated 828 million in 2021, according to a June 2022 report authored by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the International Fund for Agricultural Development, the United Nations...
Russia, Ukraine and the Holodomor

Russia, Ukraine and the Holodomor

“Holodomor” is a term derived from the Ukrainian words for “hunger” and “death.” It means “death / killing by starvation / hunger,” and it is linked to the 1931-1934 famine throughout the Soviet Union during which nearly four million Ukrainians died. Causes of the...
One-in-Ten U.S. Children Experience Food Insecurity

One-in-Ten U.S. Children Experience Food Insecurity

One in 10 U.S. children experienced food insecurity from 2019 to 2020, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report published in late February. Food insecurity is “the limited or uncertain availability of safe and nutritionally adequate foods, or...