A famine is a widespread scarcity of food, caused by several factors including war, inflation, ... The declaration of a famine carries no binding obligations on the UN or member states, but serves to focus global attention on the problem.
Sep 1, 2017 ... THE world could be facing a food shortage in just 10 years, according to an agricultural data technology company.
Feb 21, 2017 ... To confront global imbalances in the long term, the World Bank says the world needs to produce 50 per cent more food to feed 9bn people by ...
The world needs to produce at least 50% more food to feed 9 billion people by 2050. ... ways to insulate themselves from potential food shortages and price shocks. ... The dramatic rise of global food prices and the crisis led the United Nations ...
Oct 15, 2014 ... Zeigler explained that GHI has done reports on global food productivity over the last five years, but this is the first time the analysis has found ...
The European Union, FAO and WFP have joined forces with FEWS NET, UNICEF and regional organisations like CILSS, IGAD and SICA to coordinate needs ...
Dec 24, 2015 ... Widespread water shortages caused by rising global temperatures could lead to food shortages and mass migration, an expert has warned.
Aug 16, 2016 ... ... Reason There's World Hunger: Food Waste, Not Food Shortages ... a production one,” says an important new paper on global food waste ...
Mar 2, 2016 ... Climate experts have long predicted severe consequences for global food security if serious steps are not taken to mitigate climate change.