All about Hunger

By Edition On Friday, October 13th, 2017

Eradicating hunger in Latin America and Caribbean by 2030 becoming increasingly unlikely

SANTIAGO - The total number of persons suffering from hunger in Latin America and the Caribbean has increased, reversing decades of progress. Meanwhile, overweight affects all age groups in men and women, and constitutes More...

One of Yennifer Padron and Victor Cordova's daughters eats an arepa in the family room of the house that they share at Petare slum in Caracas
By Edition On Friday, October 6th, 2017

Venezuela’s unrest, food scarcity take psychological toll on children

CARACAS - Venezuelan siblings Jeremias, 8, and Victoria, 3, were in their pajamas and preparing to go to bed when a tear gas canister smashed through their family’s kitchen window in early July. National Guard More...

By Edition On Saturday, May 13th, 2017

CIFA launches campaign to eliminate hunger amongst schoolchildren

WILLEMSTAD - On May 11th, a pilot project was launched, which is part of the campaign to eliminate hunger amongst schoolchildren in Curacao. The purpose of the campaign "Tur Mucha Mester Kome" is to ensure that More...

By Edition On Friday, November 4th, 2016

FAO sets 2020 deadline to remove Caribbean countries from World Hunger List

GEORGE TOWN - Regional representative of the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) Raul Benitez says his organization is working towards eradicating hunger in eleven Caribbean islands by More...