The global fight against hunger is characterized by both success stories and daily suffering.
As Extreme Weather Batters People on 3 Continents, CARE Says It ‘Will Not Rest’ Until World Leaders Deliver Climate Action For The Poorest
CARE calls on UN climate summit to tackle global ‘climate disruption’
CARE’s Nutrition Foundations for Mothers and Children project, locally known as Maziko (“Foundation” in the local language), is working in the central region of Malawi. It is a nutrition-focused project targeting pregnant and nursing mothers and children under 5.
It’s hard to watch the suffering in the Philippines after the onslaught of super typhoon Haiyan. Cities and towns just flattened. Now hungry, thirsty, sick, desperate.
Currently, some 2 billion people worldwide do not have access to clean, safe cooking fuels.
This contributes to economic, health and environmental problems, including deforestation, and places an enormous burden on poor families.
The latest report from the U.N.
Governments and other stakeholders are meeting in Bonn, Germany, from June 1-12, 2009 to decide what issues to include in the world's next climate change agreement which may be settled as early as December in Copenhagen.