Tag: food shortage

How access to data can help solve food shortage amid COVID-19 crisis

Global food wastage is expected to be the highest this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic and will push millions into unprecedented hunger.

UN food agency says record 45 million people across Southern Africa face hunger

The United Nations World Food Programme said on Thursday that a record 45 million people in the 16-nation Southern African Development Community faced growing hunger following repeated drought, widespread flooding and economic disarray.