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 »

Nutrition in Kenya: Not Enough to Put Food on the Table

Updated: Sun 14 Oct, 11:50 pm 2012

More than a third of child deaths in Kenya are due to undernutrition. What's more, Kenya annually loses U.S.$2.8 billion of its GDP to vitamin and mineral deficiencies. AllAfrica examines why putting … read more »

World Hunger Falls, but Many Remain Undernourished

Updated: Thu 18 Sep, 10:45 am

More than 800 million people - or one in every nine on the planet - suffer from hunger, but a new joint UN agency report stated that the Millennium Development Goal of halving the proportion of … read more »