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END hunger and STOP foodwaste in one sweep – a challenge to the people

From the article “Feeding the hungry while tackling food waste”  by #MaryJoDiLonardo via @mothernaturenet

“It all started as a simple way to tackle two huge problems: hunger and food waste. 657 more words

Charity News (Global)

Bernie Sanders Calls the Working Families Party 'the Closest Thing' to Socialism

In an email sent this afternoon, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders urged his New York supporters to vote for Hillary Clinton on the left-wing Working Families Party line—asserting the third party comes nearest to his “vision of democratic socialism.” 775 more words

Hillary Clinton

"Women For Peace" and "Women Of the Wall;" what's the difference?

Women For Peace (WFP): They said they were absolutely not political. Well, judge for yourself:  “We are a very democratic country,” they said. “And the problem is that if you look around at the people supporting this demonstration, you don’t see who belong to the right-wing parties, and they are setting the political tone in Israel.” 168 more words


UN aid agencies brace for possible displacement 'catastrophe' caused by military offensive in Mosul

UN Wednesday 19th October, 2016

18 October 2016 — United Nations humanitarian agencies operating in Iraq are bracing for what could be a displacement catastrophe requiring the largest and most complex global response in 2016, in the wake of the military offensive under way to oust terrorists from Mosul, the country”s second-largest city. 1,272 more words

Arab World

Climate is changing. What about our food and practices?

Last Sunday was the World Food Day. This day is observed annually on October 16 to commemorate the founding of Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Every year has a theme that guides events organized during this day to raise awareness of issues concerning food security, distribution and production. 417 more words


Mhondoro Mubaira MP diverting drought relief Maize for vote buying-Mliswa.

Nyasha N Mukapiko

Zanu PF legislator for Mhondoro Mubaira George Gangarahwe is diverting drought relief maize meant for his constituency to Norton residents for allegedly vote buying, former Zanu PF for Mashonaland West province Temba Mliswa hinted on Tuesday. 375 more words


Truck With WFP Relief Maize Heading To Phalombe Overturns

A 30 tonne truck which was carrying relief food for the people of Phalombe district who were hit by floods and draught has overturned, Malawi Independent has established. 86 more words