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 »

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 »

'Act Fast to Save Millions in West Africa'

Updated: Thu 22 Dec, 08:33 am 2011

While indicators point to a food crisis for the region in 2010, millions of lives can be saved if role players scale-up co-ordinate their efforts, according to analysts. read more »