Numbers tell only part of the story. Behind the statistics lies the anguish of parents struggling to keep their families alive.
This week Oxfam is getting in on the food truck action, but hungry lunch-goers are in for a surprise when they go to place an order. Oxfam won’t be serving any food.
In this photo essay, follow the steps as food makes its way to some of the families who need it most.
Mothers fighting famine and extreme levels of hunger put the needs of their children above their own.
Last week, Congress approved new humanitarian funding in the Omnibus spending bill, in response to the famine already declared in South Sudan and looming in Nigeria, Somalia and Yemen.
Famine is in the news these days, sadly, and you may be wondering: What exactly is a famine and what can we do to stop it?