Thursday, January 29, 2015

Urgent food needs in war-torn Ukraine

As fighting escalates in the Ukraine, so too is hunger. The war between Ukraine’s government and pro-Russian rebels is spiraling the country into a food emergency.

Read the full article at Examiner.

Census Bureau releases stunning news on food stamps

There was stunning news released by the U.S. Census Bureau today about child hunger.

Read the article at Examiner.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Huffington Post Column on Hunger in Iraq

My latest Huffington Post column is on the hunger crisis in war-torn Iraq. At the end of the article is also a link to my interview with UN World Food Programme officer Chloe Cornish in Iraq.

Read the article at The Huffington Post.

Monday, January 26, 2015

How to lead your school against world hunger

Getting organized is the first step. The UN World Food Programme (WFP) just released its University Pack to help students get started.

Read the full article at Examiner.

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Hunger in Iraq: An interview with Chloe Cornish of the UN World Food Program

Chloe Cornish, a WFP officer, recently visited Erbil City in Northern Iraq, where many civilians have fled for their lives. In the following interview, Cornish talks about the hunger emergency in Iraq and how WFP is helping these war victims.

Read the interview at Examiner.

Friday, January 23, 2015

Ukraine fighting escalates, food needs grow

Fighting has intensified in the Eastern Ukraine between government forces and pro-Russian rebels. The country is also plunging deeper into a hunger crisis.

Read the full article at Examiner.

The Forgotten Wars in Afghanistan, Syria and Iraq

There is a terrifying enemy threatening civilians in war-torn Afghanistan, Syria and Iraq. This is another foe besides the Taliban, Al Qaeda, the Syrian regime or ISIS.

Read the full article at The Huffington Post.