Malnutrition

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Child stunting from malnutrition could increase in Pacific in wake of Covid, experts warn
World Vision report says widespread loss of income and families having fewer meals are seriously affecting children’s health

Joshua Mcdonald

17, Oct, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Criticism of animal farming in the west risks health of world’s poorest | Emma Naluyima Mugerwa and Lora Iannotti
In the developing world most people are not factory farming and livestock is essential to preventing poverty and malnutrition

Emma Naluyima Mugerwa and Lora Iannotti

10, Sep, 2021 @10:35 AM

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Almost one in three globally go hungry during pandemic – UN
Leap in malnutrition during Covid shows urgent need to overhaul global food systems, report warns

Kaamil Ahmed

12, Jul, 2021 @1:50 PM

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‘I didn’t eat for days’: hunger stalks Venezuelan refugees
Colombian health workers struggling to cope as malnutrition and dirty water ravage new arrivals in Maicao’s swelling shanty towns

Steven Grattan in Maicao

06, Jul, 2021 @12:09 PM

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‘We could have lost her’: Zimbabwe's children go hungry as crisis deepens
As food shortages worsen due to drought and the economic insecurity of lockdown, one in three children are malnourished

Nyasha Chingono in Harare

15, Dec, 2020 @6:30 AM

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Yemen: in a country stalked by disease, Covid barely registers
War, hunger and devastating aid cuts have made the plight of Yemeni’s almost unbearable, and the pandemic seem like just another tragedy

Bethan McKernan in Ataq, Yemen

27, Nov, 2020 @11:38 AM

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African governments failing girls on equality, report finds
Girls are made to marry too young, excluded from healthcare and are sexually exploited, says African Child Policy Forum

Kate Hodal

21, Nov, 2020 @7:30 AM

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Satellite imagery of Aden indicates scale of pandemic in Yemen
Academics’ analysis of burial plots points to excess deaths level in crisis-ridden country

Bethan McKernan Middle East correspondent

27, Oct, 2020 @11:30 PM

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Poor nutrition in developing countries is costing firms $850bn annually – report
Business is paying a high price for inadequate diets of employees, research shows, with experts calling on companies to provide living wage and subsidised food

Karen McVeigh

08, Jul, 2020 @5:30 AM

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'Now we sleep peacefully': life in Peru transformed by warm houses
Thermal houses in the Andes are helping combat respiratory illnesses in villages that struggle with freezing temperatures

Dan Collyns in Hanchipacha, Cusco

25, May, 2020 @9:30 AM

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Malnutrition leading cause of death and ill health worldwide – report
Coronavirus highlights weakness of food and health systems, as Global Nutrition Report finds one in nine of world’s population is hungry

Karen McVeigh

12, May, 2020 @5:01 AM

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The Guardian view on coronavirus and hunger: the bigger killer? | Editorial
Editorial: The repercussions of Covid-19 could yet be more deadly than the virus itself. We must act now to save lives

Editorial

26, Apr, 2020 @6:22 PM

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