William Lambers
Nutrition vital to stopping Ebola, but funding is low

Nutrition vital to stopping Ebola, but funding is low

If a child or adult is already weakened by malnutrition, they have far less chance of resisting any illness. So it’s clear that nutrition would play a vital role when combating the deadly Ebola virus.

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WFP Ebola mission faces major funding shortages

WFP Ebola mission faces major funding shortages

The UN World Food Programme’s (WFP) role in defeating the Ebola virus is critical in several ways. Countries impacted by the deadly virus, Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, have high rates of hunger and malnutrition.

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Syrian refugees in Turkey need humanitarian aid

Syrian refugees in Turkey need humanitarian aid

There are nearly a million Syrian war victims who have fled to neighboring Turkey. A quarter million of these are living in refugee camps.

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Drought causing hunger emergency in Central America

Drought causing hunger emergency in Central America

The worst drought in a decade has caused food shortages in El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua.

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Canada’s donation pivotal for Haiti

Canada’s donation pivotal for Haiti

Haiti has made a national school lunch program a top priority for fighting hunger. Canada is helping along the way.

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UN plan will boost nutrition, education in Yemen

UN plan will boost nutrition, education in Yemen

A major school feeding plan is set to launch in Yemen this October.

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Syrian refugee children lose school food program

Syrian refugee children lose school food program

Syrian refugee children attending school in Iraq will be without a feeding program when classes start next week.

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Ukraine crisis: hunger knows no ceasefire

Ukraine crisis: hunger knows no ceasefire

The conflict in Ukraine is causing a hunger crisis for thousands of innocent people.

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Orange Leaf Yogurt cup helps fight child hunger

Orange Leaf Yogurt cup helps fight child hunger

The next time you visit an Orange Leaf yogurt shop, look for a special collectible cup that’s on sale.

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Small farm shows what Hunger Action Month is about

Small farm shows what Hunger Action Month is about

In my Huff Post column last month I profiled two stores doing their part to fight hunger in America. One of them was Burwinkel Farms of Cincinnati, Ohio.

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