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Five myths about hunger

Concern Worldwide | 16 October 2018 | 0 Comments

Every day too many women and men across the globe struggle to feed their children a nutritious meal. In a world where we produce enough food to feed everyone, 821 million people – one in nine – still go to bed on an empty stomach each night. Even more – one in three – suffer from some form of malnutrition.

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Topics: GHI2018, world food day, zero hunger, hunger, global hunger index, sustainable development goals, sustainability, Central African Republic, Kenya

Central African Republic: The world’s hungriest country

Lucy Bloxham | 11 October 2018 | 0 Comments

Today, the Global Hunger Index (GHI), an annual report published by Welthungerhilfe and Concern Worldwide, was released. The GHI is a tool designed to measure and track hunger at global, regional and national levels to assess the progress and setbacks in combating hunger. It also reveals the hungriest country in the world, which we can use as a microcosmic example to explore the main drivers of, and possible solutions to global hunger

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Topics: GHI2018, global hunger index, Central African Republic, conflict, Africa, Concern50

World Food Day: Good recipes for a healthy body from Sierra Leone

Clare Ahern | 16 October 2017 | 0 Comments

To combat hunger, communities in Sierra Leone are turning to the fruits of their forests to supplement their diets and ensure they are consuming a diverse range of nutritious foods. Here, we share their recipe for a nourishing local dish.

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Topics: sierra leone, world food day, nutrition, food, global hunger index, global hunger index 2017, hunger

2017 Global Hunger Index: Food, power & inequality

Lucy Bloxham | 12 October 2017 | 1 Comment

Once a year, in association with the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Welthungerhilfe, we jointly publish the Global Hunger Index. This year’s report tracks the state of hunger world­wide, highlighting those places where action to address hunger is most urgently needed.

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Topics: global hunger index, global hunger index 2017, hunger, food, inequality

How far away is an end to world hunger? Find out in the 2016 Global Hunger Index

Craig Burnett | 11 October 2016 | 0 Comments

The 2016 Global Hunger Index maps hunger levels across the world to identify improvements or deteriorations in food security in the world’s most vulnerable countries.

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Topics: ghi2016, global hunger index, global hunger index 2016, hunger

Blogathon: Armed conflict and the challenge of hunger

Sadhbh Goodhue | 14 October 2015 | 0 Comments

Does war lead to hunger? Or does hunger lead to war?

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Topics: global hunger index, GHI2015, GHI

Global Hunger Index 2015: mapping the world’s hunger

Caoimhe Gaskin | 12 October 2015 | 0 Comments

Now in its tenth year, the Global Hunger Index is an annual report published by Concern Worldwide, IFPRI and Welthungerhilfe which maps global hunger levels and identifies the improvements or the deterioration of food security in some of the world’s most vulnerable countries. This year’s Index also examines the complex relationship between hunger and conflict.

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Topics: hunger, global hunger index, GHI2015, GHI

Global Hunger Index 2014

Bernadette Murphy | 18 November 2014 | 1 Comment

The Global Hunger Index report shows that, since 1990, progress has been made in reducing hunger. However, global hunger levels remain unacceptably high; sixteen countries have levels of hunger that are described as “alarming” or “extremely alarming.”

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Topics: hunger, charity, zambia, global hunger index

#GHI2014: beyond the figures

Caoimhe Gaskin | 16 October 2014 | 0 Comments

Meet the faces behind the numbers.

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Topics: conservation agriculture, climate, charity, agriculture, global agriculture, global hunger index

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