• Half the world’s population will face serious food shortages within the century. 14(University of Washington researchers, in Science, 2009)
  • Harvests already distressed by drought or floods in Russia, Germany, Canada, Argentina, Australia, Ukraine, Pakistan, etc. (Sept 2010)15
  • Food prices rose 5% globally in August 2010. In Mozambique, food riots in response to raised bread prices led to 10 fatalities and 300 injuries. (Sept 2010)16,17,18
  • High food prices that sparked deadly 2008 food riots worldwide were due to a combination of climate change and increased demand for animal feed from populations in India and China. (UN World Food Program)19
  • The number of people suffering from hunger exceeded 1 billion for the first time in 2009.20
  • Over 9 million people die worldwide each year because of hunger and malnutrition. Five million are children.21

 Reference
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Farming program in the Democratic Republic of Congo helps to triple harvests - 15 Jun 2011
United Nations reports on world’s wasted food. - 14 May 2011
The World Food Programme (WFP) promotes vegetable cultivation in Ugandan villages. - 7 Apr 2011
Global warming endangers food safety. - 12 Mar 2011
UN warns increasing drought and desertification threatens food insecurity. - 7 Mar 2011
Aulacese (Vietnamese) scientist finds cure to save crops from disease. - 6 Mar 2011
World food prices at record high. - 6 Mar 2011
Scientists warn of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) dire consequences. - 5 Mar 2011
Global food prices rise to dangerous levels. - 18 Feb 2011
World food prices increase 3.4%, reaching record highs.- 10 Feb 2011
Global food prices reach all time high. - 27 Jan 2011
Climate change affecting India's famed Assam tea. - 8 Jan 2010
UN calls for governments to prepare for greater volatility in food supplies - 11 Sep 2010
Unpredictable weather threatens stability of food supplies - 9 Sep 2010
Global plant growth in decline due to climate change-induced drought - 6 Sep 2010
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Farming program in the Democratic Republic of Congo helps to triple harvests - 15 Jun 2011
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United Nations reports on world’s wasted food. - 14 May 2011
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The World Food Programme (WFP) promotes vegetable cultivation in Ugandan villages. - 7 Apr 2011
97
Global warming endangers food safety. - 12 Mar 2011
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UN warns increasing drought and desertification threatens food insecurity. - 7 Mar 2011
95
Aulacese (Vietnamese) scientist finds cure to save crops from disease. - 6 Mar 2011
94
World food prices at record high. - 6 Mar 2011
93
Scientists warn of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) dire consequences. - 5 Mar 2011
92
Global food prices rise to dangerous levels. - 18 Feb 2011
91
World food prices increase 3.4%, reaching record highs.- 10 Feb 2011
90
Global food prices reach all time high. - 27 Jan 2011
89
Climate change affecting India's famed Assam tea. - 8 Jan 2010
88
UN calls for governments to prepare for greater volatility in food supplies - 11 Sep 2010
87
Unpredictable weather threatens stability of food supplies - 9 Sep 2010
86
Global plant growth in decline due to climate change-induced drought - 6 Sep 2010
85
Accounting for nitrogen in food sustainability - 26 Aug 2010
84
Global warming is reflected in food scarcity and rising prices - 25 Aug 2010
83
Adapting agriculture to mitigate climate change - 20 Aug 2010
82
Russian grain export ban affects Egypt and other regions - 18 Aug 2010
81
Black Sea drought now poses threat to crops through 2011 - 16 Aug 2010
80
Drought jeopardizes crops and creates water scarcity in Âu Lạc (Vietnam) - 13 Aug 2010
79
US agriculture is already feeling the effects of climate change - 2 Aug 2010
78
Russia faces crop loss with severe drought - 16 Jul 2010
77
Changing climate disrupts wheat production in Europe - 12 Jul 2010
76
Chadians chew on leaves to stave off hunger- 12 Jul 2010
75
Severe food shortage follows lack of rainfall in Syria - 27 Jun 2010
74
Millions of hunger-afflicted in Niger and Chad - 1 Jun 2010
73
India halts genetically modified food crops. - 2 Mar 2010
72
Vanishing topsoil foreshadows impending food crisis. - 12 Feb 2010
71
Food insecurity looms with more rapid climate change - 5 Dec 2010
 
Former Ghanaian president named UN Goodwill Ambassador Against Hunger - 29 July 2009
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  • Half the world’s population will face serious food shortages within the century. 14(University of Washington researchers, in Science, 2009)
  • Harvests already distressed by drought or floods in Russia, Germany, Canada, Argentina, Australia, Ukraine, Pakistan, etc. (Sept 2010)15
  • Food prices rose 5% globally in August 2010. In Mozambique, food riots in response to raised bread prices led to 10 fatalities and 300 injuries. (Sept 2010)16,17,18
  • High food prices that sparked deadly 2008 food riots worldwide were due to a combination of climate change and increased demand for animal feed from populations in India and China. (UN World Food Program)19
  • The number of people suffering from hunger exceeded 1 billion for the first time in 2009.20
  • Over 9 million people die worldwide each year because of hunger and malnutrition. Five million are children.21

 Reference
Latest News
Farming program in the Democratic Republic of Congo helps to triple harvests - 15 Jun 2011
United Nations reports on world’s wasted food. - 14 May 2011
The World Food Programme (WFP) promotes vegetable cultivation in Ugandan villages. - 7 Apr 2011
Global warming endangers food safety. - 12 Mar 2011
UN warns increasing drought and desertification threatens food insecurity. - 7 Mar 2011
Aulacese (Vietnamese) scientist finds cure to save crops from disease. - 6 Mar 2011
World food prices at record high. - 6 Mar 2011
Scientists warn of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) dire consequences. - 5 Mar 2011
Global food prices rise to dangerous levels. - 18 Feb 2011
World food prices increase 3.4%, reaching record highs.- 10 Feb 2011
Global food prices reach all time high. - 27 Jan 2011
Climate change affecting India's famed Assam tea. - 8 Jan 2010
UN calls for governments to prepare for greater volatility in food supplies - 11 Sep 2010
Unpredictable weather threatens stability of food supplies - 9 Sep 2010
Global plant growth in decline due to climate change-induced drought - 6 Sep 2010
more  
100
Farming program in the Democratic Republic of Congo helps to triple harvests - 15 Jun 2011
99
United Nations reports on world’s wasted food. - 14 May 2011
98
The World Food Programme (WFP) promotes vegetable cultivation in Ugandan villages. - 7 Apr 2011
97
Global warming endangers food safety. - 12 Mar 2011
96
UN warns increasing drought and desertification threatens food insecurity. - 7 Mar 2011
95
Aulacese (Vietnamese) scientist finds cure to save crops from disease. - 6 Mar 2011
94
World food prices at record high. - 6 Mar 2011
93
Scientists warn of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) dire consequences. - 5 Mar 2011
92
Global food prices rise to dangerous levels. - 18 Feb 2011
91
World food prices increase 3.4%, reaching record highs.- 10 Feb 2011
90
Global food prices reach all time high. - 27 Jan 2011
89
Climate change affecting India's famed Assam tea. - 8 Jan 2010
88
UN calls for governments to prepare for greater volatility in food supplies - 11 Sep 2010
87
Unpredictable weather threatens stability of food supplies - 9 Sep 2010
86
Global plant growth in decline due to climate change-induced drought - 6 Sep 2010
85
Accounting for nitrogen in food sustainability - 26 Aug 2010
84
Global warming is reflected in food scarcity and rising prices - 25 Aug 2010
83
Adapting agriculture to mitigate climate change - 20 Aug 2010
82
Russian grain export ban affects Egypt and other regions - 18 Aug 2010
81
Black Sea drought now poses threat to crops through 2011 - 16 Aug 2010
80
Drought jeopardizes crops and creates water scarcity in Âu Lạc (Vietnam) - 13 Aug 2010
79
US agriculture is already feeling the effects of climate change - 2 Aug 2010
78
Russia faces crop loss with severe drought - 16 Jul 2010
77
Changing climate disrupts wheat production in Europe - 12 Jul 2010
76
Chadians chew on leaves to stave off hunger- 12 Jul 2010
75
Severe food shortage follows lack of rainfall in Syria - 27 Jun 2010
74
Millions of hunger-afflicted in Niger and Chad - 1 Jun 2010
73
India halts genetically modified food crops. - 2 Mar 2010
72
Vanishing topsoil foreshadows impending food crisis. - 12 Feb 2010
71
Food insecurity looms with more rapid climate change - 5 Dec 2010
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Former Ghanaian president named UN Goodwill Ambassador Against Hunger - 29 July 2009
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Grow vegetables to feed humans instead of raising animals
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Are we short of water,food?
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