Food, farming, and hunger
Of the 5.9 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.
Story April 21, 2016
Since she was a child, Suyapa Maldonado has made fighting for the most vulnerable her core mission—and not even hurricanes and the most powerful El Niño on record will make her waiver.
First Person blog March 24, 2016
Just off a treacherous road in El Salvador, families struggle to find food amidst drought.
First Person blog March 10, 2016
On International Women’s Day, female farmers of Cambodia are building a movement, and one reaches a milestone for her family.
Story February 23, 2016
Extreme weather exacerbated by El Ñino has left more than 10 million people across Ethiopia in need of humanitarian aid.
Story January 27, 2016
Oxfam works with local organizations to set up Internet access centers for rice farmers
Story January 21, 2016
Scientists report that 2015 was the hottest year ever recorded on Earth. But what does this mean for hunger and poverty, and what can we do about it?