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Kathy Kelly: Trump Sides with Saudis & U.S. Defense Contractors While Yemeni Children Face Famine

Published on Nov 15, 2018 Democracy Now! https://democracynow.org – Yemeni and international organizations have called for an “immediate cessation of hostilities” in Yemen, warning that 14 million people are now “on the brink of famine.” UNICEF is warning that the … Continue reading

On brink of ‘worst famine in 100 years’ – BBC News

BBC News Published on Oct 15, 2018 The United Nations is warning that 13 million people in Yemen are facing starvation. It’s calling on the military coalition, led by Saudi Arabia, to halt air strikes which are killing civilians, and … Continue reading

The 4 man-made famines threatening 20 million people

Vox Published on Jun 12, 2017 Fighters are using hunger as a weapon. Jane Ferguson’s reporting in Africa was supported with a grant from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. Read more: https://www.vox.com/world/2017/6/1/15… Food-Matters

MINI ICE AGE IS COMING – Global Unrest, Famine, Mass Migration, Increased Vulcanism, Flooding

Oppenheimer Ranch Project Published on Aug 17, 2017 The Little Ice Age, following the historically warm temperatures of the Medieval Warm Period, which lasted from about AD 950 to 1250, has been attributed to natural cycles in solar activity, particularly … Continue reading

Seeds of Famine: Ecological Destruction and the Development Dilemma in the West African Sahel: Richard W. Franke, Barbara H. Chasin

https://www.amazon.com/Seeds-Famine-Ecological-Destruction-Development/dp/0865980535/ref=ecoethicsA/ Examines the ecological destruction of export-led agricultural development strategies.

On the Brink of Famine 360° | FRONTLINE

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Drought and Agriculture – Predict, Plan and Prepare: Stop Drought Becoming Famine

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Published on Jun 16, 2017 To meet the Sustainable Development Goals, the world needs to move faster from a crisis-led response to a proactive approach that reduces impacts, builds resilience and allows … Continue reading

The Stream – Famine and drought

Al Jazeera English Published on Jul 14, 2017 On the Stream: Famine and Drought: Millions in Nigeria, South Sudan, Somalia and Yemen face threat of starving. Part 2: Al Jazeera English Published on Jul 17, 2017 Follow The Stream and … Continue reading

War, famine and cholera: Is no one able to help Yemen?

Al Jazeera English Published on Jul 13, 2017 The war in Yemen has been called The Perfect Storm. The Arab world’s poorest country is on the brink of famine and struggling with the world’s worst outbreak of cholera. The UN … Continue reading

From heatwaves to hurricanes, floods to famine: seven climate change hotspots | Environment | The Guardian

Mapping the world’s climate hot spots and identifying where the impacts will be the greatest is increasingly important for governments and those who need to prioritise resources. Photograph: Stephane Mahe/Reuters John Vidal Friday 23 June 2017 12.00 BST It could … Continue reading