TITLE

SOLVING WORLD HUNGER, ONE MEAL AT A TIME

AUTHOR(S)
McDonald, Missy
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Appleseeds;Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the issue of hunger and starvation around the world. It states that millions of people around the world are hungry all the time and all over the world, people of all ages are starving right now. Children suffer from malnutrition and are more likely to get sick from other diseases, since their bodies are not strong enough to fight sickness. It states that world hunger can be solved by providing one meal, one person, one animal at a time.
ACCESSION #
35972369

 

Related Articles

  • Hunger. Mitrofanova, A. V. // Value Inquiry Book Series;2014, Vol. 276, p265 

    The article offers information on the term, hunger. It defines hunger as a sensation of desiring food. Also discussed are hunger as a reference to people suffering from a chronic food insufficiency when the term is used by politicians, relief workers or social scientists, types of hunger,...

  • RETOUR SUR LA FAMINE AU SAHEL DU DÉBUT DES ANNÉES 1970: LA CONSTRUCTION D'UN SAVOIR DE CRISE. Bonnecase, Vincent // Politique Africaine;oct2010, Issue 119, p23 

    In the early 1970s, the famine in Sahelian Africa gave rise to numerous studies about hunger and malnutrition in Sahel, while these realities were still largely undereported by institutions. This sudden production of knowledge reinforced the effects of the crisis, but also gave new evidences on...

  • WORLD HUNGER AMIDST PLENTY. Helmuth, John W. // USA Today Magazine;Mar89, Vol. 117 Issue 2526, p48 

    Focuses on the prevalence of world hunger, malnutrition and starvation. Death from starvation and hunger-related diseases; Overview of the world food system; Development of agriculture, trade and food-distribution policies; Recommendations for international trade policy change; Efforts to...

  • The War On Hunger. Jacobson, Dorothy H. // Vital Speeches of the Day;10/1/67, Vol. 33 Issue 24, p763 

    Presents the text of a speech given by Agriculture of International Affairs Assistant Secretary Dorothy H. Jacobson on September 8, 1967, which deals with the war on hunger.

  • Child hunger: semi-starvation study repeated in Canada. Birmingham, C. Laird // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/17/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 8, p985 

    Discusses the semi-starvation of children in Canada from poor families. Report on a study which showed semi-starvation can have long term effects; Effects of hunger on children, such as trouble with learning and behavioral problems; Suggestion of ways the government, schools, and physicians can...

  • Hunger in Myanmar's "dry zone".  // Filipino Post;4/17/2014, p17 

    The article reports that there is a hunger in Myanmar's central regions of Mandalay, Magway and Lower Sagaing, known as the "dry zone." The region is the home to a quarter of the country's 58 million people. It is stated that the hunger is pushing local people into hunger, malnutrition and debt....

  • Haiti: Nearly Half of Populations Hungry. Regan, Jane // NACLA Report on the Americas;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p44 

    Reports on the prevalence of starvation and sufferings from chronic malnutrition in Haiti, according to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Number of citizens who suffer from hunger; Percentage of all children under five who suffer malnutrition; Campaign launched by the...

  • World Hunger: Other Perceptions. Benya, Edward G.; Wood, William J.; McLaughlin, Martin M.; Novak, Jeremiah // America;6/24/1978, Vol. 138 Issue 24, p498 

    Several letters to the editor are presented in response to the article "A New Perception of World Hunger," by Jeremiah Novak in the May 13, 1978 issue.

  • Worldwide Hunger. Timmer, C. Peter // Harvard International Review;Sep/Oct1982, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p43 

    The article focuses on the global problem of hunger. The author emphasizes that the human problem of hunger is chronic and is growing rapidly. He also identifies classes of hungry people that include the very poor, the landless and the vulnerable groups of children, pregnant and lactating women...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics