World hunger worsening amid coronavirus pandemic; nearly 690 million people hungry: UN report

[ad_1] Nearly one in nine people in the world are going hungry, with the coronavirus pandemic exacerbating already worsening trends this year, according to a United Nations report published Monday. Economic slowdowns and climate-related shocks are pushing more people into hunger, while nutritious foods remain too expensive for many, contributing not only to undernourishment, but […]

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Nearly One In Five US Children Left Hungry Amid Coronavirus Pandemic: Study

[ad_1] The researcher called for the government to increase food security programs. (File) Washington: Nearly a fifth of young children in the United States are not getting enough to eat since the coronavirus pandemic erupted, according to research out Wednesday highlighting the broader health impact of the crisis. The Brookings Institution report said a survey […]

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