Food, farming, and hunger
Of the 10.9 million children who die each year, poor nutrition plays a role in at least half these deaths. That’s wrong. Hunger isn’t about too many people and too little food. It’s about power, and its roots lie in inequalities in access to resources and opportunities.
First Person blog July 15, 2014
Move over quinoa-lovers, this grain’s for you! But move over poor Ethiopians too?
First Person blog July 1, 2014
Soon, a scan from your smartphone could reveal more about the giant companies behind the products you buy every day.
News update June 27, 2014
Oxfam America was featured in the latest episode of “Hell’s Kitchen” last night as the “charity of choice.”
Story June 12, 2014
Farmers in Liberia are concerned that expanding oil palm plantation will swallow up their forest lands.
First Person blog June 5, 2014
Sudden realization that Kellogg is not so great on climate change moves corporate cartoon character to existential crisis.
Story May 30, 2014
If we don’t take steps to tackle climate change, says Richard Oswald, family farmers in the US and beyond could be at risk.