Conflict Driving Hunger, Malnutrition In Areas Of Need, With Situations Worsening, U.N. Report Shows
U.N. News: Link between conflict and hunger worldwide, ‘all too persistent and deadly,’ says new U.N. report
“Conflict-driven hunger is getting worse, according to a snapshot of the eight places in the world with the highest number of people in need of emergency food support, and the link between them is ‘all too persistent and deadly’ according to a new report delivered to the U.N. Security Council on Monday. The new report released by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Food Programme (WFP) follows on from a landmark Council resolution on preventing hunger in conflict zones, adopted in May…” (1/28).
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