Yemen Crisis – The world’s worst famine disaster


Escalation of fighting around Yemen’s port city of Hudaydah threatens to cut off essential supplies to millions of people who are already one step away from famine, international agency Oxfam warned today. The fighting has already forced hundreds of families … Continue reading Yemen Crisis – The world’s worst famine disaster

Not enough food is available to the World


“Almost one in seven people worldwide is chronically undernourished,” states Oxfam’s latest report, Growing a Better Future. It is sad that in a world where at the push of a button, or keyboard stroke, we can be connected to the other side of the world; there are still people who don’t have enough to eat. As Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, Oxfam Global Ambassador, put it in an op-ed piece for Oxfam: “Even today, in a world where it is possible to communicate across thousands of miles at a touch of a button, eight million people face chronic food shortages in … Continue reading Not enough food is available to the World