Date: 2 months ago   Category: World

More than 120 million people suffer from hunger worldwide - RIA Novosti, 11.10.2018


Somali girl. Archival photo
MOSCOW, 11 Oct — RIA Novosti. More than 120 million people suffer from a problem of hunger and malnutrition worldwide, at the same time the countries of Africa are champions of this rating, data of the annual report the "General determinant of hunger" published by the International research institute of food policy together with NPO Welthungerhilfe and Concern Worldwide.© the Illustration of RIA Novosti demonstrate. Alina Polyanina, Depositphotos/hlehnerer, Depositphotos/realinemedia Climatic bomb: who the first will launch nuclear war because of fresh vodysoobshchatsya that the indicator of 2018 reached a maximum for all the time of the publication of this report. According to the report, today about 124 million people suffer from hunger in comparison with 80 million two years ago. At the same time it is noted that the number of the displaced persons who faced a problem of hunger or malnutrition reached about 70 million people this year. In six countries of Africa among which there are Chad, Haiti, Madagascar, Sierra Leone, Yemen and Zambia this problem constitutes the most serious danger. The most critical situation with the starving population is recorded in the Central African Republic. Considerable deteriorations in an indicator happened in DPRK which moved from 27 to the 11th place by the number of the starving population. Russia, in turn, is in the 98th place of rating. According to the report, in the current year in many countries significant progress in overcoming hunger "thanks to the pursued policy and a number of programs" is recorded, however full permission of this problem which had to be reached by 2030 within the program for sustainable development, still remains under doubt. In March the UN stated that the situation in Yemen, South Sudan, Somalia and Kenya led to the largest humanitarian crisis from the moment of foundation of the UN in 1945. The UN warns that the lack of the collective and coordinated measures of the world community can lead to death of people for hunger and diseases and also a wave of migrations that will create an unstable situation in the whole regions.

URL:

Today

6 days ago

IVANOVO, 5 Dec — RIA Novosti. The Ivanovo region became the leader among regions of Russia by the number of prize-winners of the All-Russian competition "The Volunteer of Russia — 2018", the represent...

6 days ago

MOSCOW, 5 Dec – RIA Novosti. Deputies of fractions of Petro Poroshenko Bloc and "Popular front" in the Ukrainian Parliament prepared the draft resolution of the address to the president of the country...

6 days ago

MOSCOW, 6 Dec — RIA Novosti. The Russian attack helicopter Ka-52 "Alligator" and the American AH-64 "Apache" are considered as the best cars in the class, at the same time the helicopter of Kamov conc...

6 days ago

MOSCOW, 5 Dec – RIA Novosti. The Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East worked and introduced the bill assuming facilitation of receiving and increase in period of validity of the multi-...

Photos of day