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1 Food Safety: It's Everyone's Business!
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

9 April 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – New technologies and modes of transportation that many have attributed to globalization means that most of our daily interactions are with products that were produced thousands of miles from where they are consumed. Nowhere is this clearer than with food.

Created on 2015-04-10 20:09:28
2 Food Shortages Threaten Southern Africa
( UN Development News )

Photo: UN Photo

Content by: South-South News

3 December 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Food supplies have hit frightening lows in the drought-stricken countries of Southern Africa, prompting questions over how the region's 78 million people are going to feed themse...

Created on 2012-12-03 16:08:02
3 In Ebola Quarantines, Fears of Hunger Rise
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

5 September 2014, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – As the number of people infected with Ebla across different countries in West Africa continues to rise, fears of a hunger crisis are growing too.

Created on 2014-09-05 04:00:00
4 New UN Report Shows Decreased Hunger Worldwide
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

29 May 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – A new United Nations report says the total number of persons globally in conditions of hunger has dropped to 795 million. That's 216 million fewer than in 1992.

Created on 2015-05-29 20:40:49
5 NGO's call for 'Nexus' Integration of Food, Water and Energy
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

29 august, 2014 , New York, USA | Shari Nijman - Food, water, and energy: not one is more important than the ot...

Created on 2014-08-29 20:54:56
6 The Influence of Food Prices
( UN Reports )

Report by: FAO

11 August 2014, New York, USA | South-South News - Even slight changes in food prices can have a devastating effect on nutrition rates in developing countries. When the prices of grains, vegetables, and animal proteins rise, the those living on a dollar or less a day will see their purchasi...

Created on 2014-08-11 19:27:30
7 Vaccinating Syrian Livestock Seen as Key to Regional Health
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

16 April 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – The violence in Syria has resulted in the flight of hundreds of thousands of civilians from communities in the region to safe zones in neighboring countries like Lebanon, Turkey and Iraq. However, health officials have begun to express concern over the movement of unvaccinated livestock who...

Created on 2015-04-16 21:41:16
8 Water Energy Food Nexus: Share the Resources
( UN Reports )

Report by: FAO

8 September 2014, New York, USA | South-South News – On our planet, the amount of water, energy and food needs to be shared between 8 million. Do to the finite sources of land and water that we have, and the uneven distributi...

Created on 2014-09-08 22:11:36

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