August 2010
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);8/13/2010, Vol. 191 Issue 4916, p11
The article reports on the food struggle and acute hunger suffered by Yemen. United Nations World Food Program (WFP) claims that one third of Yemen's population struggle daily to afford enough food to lead a healthy life and 2.7 million of people considered severely food insecure spending. It mentions that Yemen has the highest rate of malnutrition in the world due the country's booming population and shrinking pool of natural resources, particularly water.


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