All stories about Famine
This is what a world without famine looks like
Famine has put millions of lives at risk in South Sudan. Can the solution be found in Niger and Guatemala?
Yemen: Quick facts: What you need to know about the crisis in Yemen
Around 70 percent of Yemen's population — 19 million people — is in need of humanitarian support like food, water and medicine. How did this happen? Here's what you need to know about this crisis, and what you can do to help.
South Sudan: 'This is the last chance we have': A report from the front lines of famine
A Q&A with Deepmala Mahla, Mercy Corps' country director for South Sudan, on the realities of famine in one of the world's poorest countries.
Nigeria: Starving children: Beyond the photos
Starving children often become the face of a hunger crisis. But behind every photo that captures the world’s attention is a picture that’s harder to see: a grueling sequence of politics, economics, war and disaster that ends, mercilessly, in a child with nothing to eat.
Afghanistan, Central African Republic, Haiti, Niger, Pakistan, Timor-Leste, Yemen: Where are the 11 hungriest countries in the world?
Hunger is a global problem that goes well beyond Africa. How many of the 11 hungriest countries can you name?
Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, Yemen: Famine and food insecurity: What's at stake
Our Q&A with Food Security Advisor Kate McMahon discusses what famine means, how it's impacting areas of Africa and the Middle East, and why it's critical that we meet urgent needs to prevent even greater suffering.
South Sudan: Petition: Fight famine with diplomacy
The threat of famine in 2017 is worse than it’s been in decades. In Yemen alone, 7 million people are at risk of famine and 4.5 million people — almost half of them children — are already malnourished. Many of those families will die if things don’t change soon. Ongoing conflict has pushed Yemen deeper and deeper into crisis. Sadly, it’s a familiar story across all four countries currently at risk from this hunger crisis, which include South Sudan, Yemen, Somalia and Nigeria.
Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, Yemen: Tell Congress: Reject extreme cuts to humanitarian aid
Humanitarian aid from the United States provides lifesaving assistant to tens of millions of people in need around the world, yet it is in danger of dramatic cuts. Sign this petition to tell Congress to stand up for the world's most vulnerable people.
Quick facts: What you need to know about global hunger
The hunger cycle has millions of families in its grip. Why don't they have the food they need — and what can we do about it? See the infographics and get the key facts about global hunger.