Economic repercussions of COVID: 23 ‘hunger hotspot nations’ facing food insecurity

Of grave concern are 23 ‘hunger hotspots’ which over the next four months are expected to…

UN agencies call for urgent action to avert famine risk in 20 ‘hunger hotspots’

Famine is already on the doorstep of millions of families in 20 countries, two UN agencies…

‘Famine not seen in 40 years,’ UN warns Pompeo decision

Top officials at the United Nations on Thursday urged U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to…

Millions of children in crisis hotspots ‘on the brink of famine’, warns UNICEF

More than 10 million children in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, northeast Nigeria, the Central…

UN releases $100 million to guard against famine

The United Nations released $100 million of emergency funding on Tuesday to stave off the risk…