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Signs Of The End

Famine

... and there shall be famines ...

(Matthew 24:7)

Famine in the News


Climate change deepening Horn of Africa's hunger crisis, Oxfam ...
Reuters Africa
NAIROBI, April 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Climate change is making drought and humanitarian disasters worse in the Horn of Africa, Oxfam said on ...

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EARTHTALK — Conventional Agriculture: Far From A Green Revolution
AmericaJR.com (blog)
As human populations swelled, these “advances” were applied around the world so farmers could grow more food to feed the hungry masses and stave off widespread famine. This transition from essentially organic farming practices to what we now consider ...



CBC.ca

Margaret Evans on why South Sudan's famine will continue 'for a long time to come'
CBC.ca
This week U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley warned the Security Council that 5.5 million people — half the country's population — face "life-threatening hunger if nothing changes soon." The CBC's Margaret Evans is in Juba, South Sudan's capital city.

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Zimbabwe: Wet Season Helps With Bumper Crops
AllAfrica.com
"We were facing lots of challenges when the drought came in but the proactiveness of the government and strong partnership addressed all issues of famine and hunger. "Of course ... The agricultural situation did not look so rosy during the heavy rains.



Newsweek

South Sudanese banks run out of cash as conflict rages
Reuters Africa
NAIROBI, April 26 (Reuters) - Banks in war-ravaged South Sudan have run out of cash and the crunch is exacerbating hunger and widespread famine, the deputy finance minister said on Wednesday. "If you go to the commercial banks, you do not find South ...
The Exacerbation Of Hyperinflation Is An Impeccable Call For Peace In South Sudangurtong

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The Epoch Times

The Horrors of 'War Communism'
The Epoch Times
Normally, crop failures spelled hunger rather than starvation … It took three years of remorseless, methodical ruination of agriculture by the Bolsheviks to acquaint Russia with famine in which people died by the millions.” A Russian peasant saying at ...



LA Daily News

South Sudan's war disrupts farming, creates famine
LA Daily News
In this photo taken Tuesday, April 11, 2017, A woman walk back to her home after receiving food distributed by ICRC at a site in Leer County region of South Sudan. Two months after a famine was declared in two counties amid its civil war, hunger has ...

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The Globe and Mail

The world has a surplus of food. So why can't we eliminate hunger ...
The Globe and Mail
In 2017, only war and extremism prevent people from eating. It should be a priority for every government to break the barriers and give these people a share of ...
Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Stephen O'Brien Situational ...ReliefWeb

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UN News Centre

Nearly $1.1 billion pledged for beleaguered Yemen at UN-led humanitarian conference
UN News Centre
“Some 17 million are food-insecure, making this the world's largest hunger crisis,” Mr. Guterres said, highlighting a situation worsened by import restrictions and the destruction of port facilities. Calling particular ... “Between famine and death ...
UN raises $1.1 billion for Yemen, half of needs for 2017Reuters Africa
UN hosts aid conference for beleaguered YemenKSBY San Luis Obispo News
UN hosts aid-pledging conference for beleaguered YemenHawaii News Now
WatertownDailyTimes.com
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Yemen: FAO Director-General calls for urgent action to avoid famine ...
ReliefWeb
25 April 2017, Geneva - A combination of food assistance and food production assistance is the only way to avoid famine in conflict-ridden Yemen where ...
FNB News - Urgent action needed to save famine-affected in Nigeria ...fnbnews.com

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