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Friday, December 19, 2014

WFP's ray of hope in Palestine

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is a life-saver to the hungry in Palestine. One of their newer relief programs is yielding some great results.

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Thursday, December 18, 2014

Photo contest invites entries of the family meal

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) and the European Union have teamed up for a special photo
contest. People are asked to submit photos that tell the story of their family meal.

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WFP asks world to support Syrian war victims

The coming new year tragically sees no end in sight to the war in Syria. This means that hunger will continue as well, threatening the lives of millions. Children will be at risk from severe malnutrition.

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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Ohio hard hit by SNAP cuts

The Ohio Association of Foodbanks says the state is losing ground in the fight against hunger. More than two million Ohio residents are needing help from the state’s emergency food bank system.

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Ebola and famine threaten West Africa

The United Nations put out a warning today about the Ebola affected countries of West Africa.

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Tuesday, December 16, 2014

University leaders taking action against hunger

At the United Nations this week, university presidents gathered for a common purpose. Their mission is to fight for those less fortunate.

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Somalia facing a new year of tragedy

There is alarming news coming from Somalia. The East African nation, which just three years ago suffered a famine, is in danger of a new hunger emergency.

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