UN Warns of Starvation in Somalia

Updated: Wed 15 Oct, 08:25 am

The UN say that despite some political and security gains, the humanitarian situation in the country has deteriorated, with more than three million people now in need of assistance, including over one … read more »

Burundi, Eritrea Top Global Hunger Index

Updated: Thu 16 Oct, 09:35 am

Two billion people worldwide suffer from hidden hunger, which is a lack of vitamins and minerals, weakens the immune system, stunts physical and intellectual growth, and can lead to death. read more »

Africa's Soil Health in the Spotlight

Updated: Fri 22 Aug, 05:58 am

A lack of agriculture extension services and a scarcity of basic soil supplements have contributed to severely depressed yields for crucial staples, a report by the Alliance for a Green Revolution in … read more »