Posts Tagged: famine
On the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, a look at the grim prospects for disabled North Koreans.
The international community, particularly the United States, is pursuing a dual-track policy that encourages the very warlordism that is pulling Somalia apart at the seams.
The economics behind the food crisis.
Economic policy is to blame for hunger in Africa.
Think the current global food crisis is something new? Just ask the North Koreans.
Why North Korea was a global crisis canary.
The tragic Iraq War can serve as a guide to many policies to avoid.
Niger is the poorest country in the world. Neither humanitarian aid nor free-market reforms prevented its 2005 food crisis.
Food aid is one way of addressing the global problem of hunger. But where should the food come from and how should it be delivered? John Rivera of Catholic Relief Services and FPIF's Conn Hallinan square off.