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Reaching the missing middle: Overcoming hunger and malnutrition in middle income countries

by Shenggen Fan and Ertharin Cousin

from WFP web site

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Hunger and malnutrition are not problems exclusive to low income countries. … 78 more words


Woman Fashion Power Final Evaluation

Women Fashion Power

This project hasn’t been my favourite project but I have found it really helpful in terms of learning how to design more for a ‘muse’ as well as making it appropriate for an organisation, which is a skill that most designers have to have in industry. 1,123 more words


The Lie of World Hunger.

December 2014 per WHO – 1.9 Billion people suffer from being overweight whereas around 810 million suffer from lack of food as measured by WFP… 741 more words

Thirty hour famine..

On Friday March 13th World Vision UBC held their annual thirty hour famine. Why, you might ask, well because every 15 seconds someone somewhere in the world dies from malnutrition, not eating for 30 hours was our way of raising awareness and vital funds to help combat malnutrition. 292 more words


Syrian refugees in Egypt struggle amid UN funding crisis

As the fourth anniversary of the Syrian uprising passes, reduced support is pushing some Syrian families in Egypt towards dangerous choices.

CAIRO – “This place was full of life,” says Jan Abaza, coordinator of the Souriyat Association, as she walked through the empty rooms of the social centre for female Syrian refugees in Heliopolis, Cairo. 292 more words


Combating Malnutrition with School Meals

Photo credit: Google

School meal in Madagascar – www.wfp.org

Why Schools Should Be on the Frontline in Combating Malnutrition

To celebrate International School Meals Day… 304 more words

Food / Food Security