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World - Africa
8/14/2022 5:12:52 PM
The first UN-chartered vessel set to transport grain from Ukraine under a deal to relieve a global food crisis was loaded with 23,000 tonnes of wheat on Sunday and is ready to depart, Kyiv announced.

War in Ukraine - Economy
8/11/2022 12:20:24 PM
The first wartime wheat from Ukraine should ship next week under a landmark deal also signed by Russia aimed at tackling the global food crisis, a top UN official said on Wednesday.

War in Ukraine - Economy
8/10/2022 7:37:49 PM
Spain has launched a pilot project to import grain from Ukraine by train to explore the possibility of using rail transport while maritime routes are blocked or restricted by war.

Opinion -
8/9/2022 12:06:47 PM
It didn’t take long for Russia’s war in Ukraine to impact Africa. Already grappling with soaring inflation and still recovering from the Covid-19 pandemic.

War in Ukraine - Economy
8/8/2022 12:25:32 PM
The first of the ships to leave Ukraine under a deal to unblock grain supplies amid the threat of a global food crisis arrived at its destination in Turkey on Monday.

War in Ukraine - Military
8/7/2022 1:58:52 PM
Four more ships carrying agricultural cargo held up by the war in Ukraine received authorization Sunday to leave the country's Black Sea coast as analysts warned that Russia was moving troops and equipment in the direction of the ports to stave off a Ukrainian counteroffensive.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
8/4/2022 1:49:02 PM
The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations headed to Africa on Wednesday, saying she was going to focus on how the United States can help Uganda, Ghana and Cape Verde deal with the food crisis that has hit the continent particularly hard _ not to compete with China and Russia.

War in Ukraine - Economy
8/1/2022 11:00:11 AM
The first shipment of Ukrainian grain left the port of Odessa on Monday under a deal aimed at relieving a global food crisis following Russia's invasion of its neighbour, the Turkish defence ministry said.

Business - Markets & Companies
7/31/2022 12:14:59 PM
The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) has launched a Food Security Response Program (FSRP) worth $10.5 billion to support the bank’s 75 member countries, including Egypt, to address the ongoing food crisis amid the Russian-Ukrainian war.

War in Ukraine - Economy
7/27/2022 12:43:21 PM
Shipping companies are not rushing to export millions of tons of trapped grain out of Ukraine, despite a breakthrough deal to provide safe corridors through the Black Sea. That is because explosive mines are drifting in the waters, ship owners are assessing the risks and many still have questions over how the deal will unfold.

World - Africa
7/26/2022 12:31:40 PM
French President Emmanuel Macron, in Cameroon to start his 3-nation Africa tour, is expected to discuss the food crisis in Africa provoked by Russia's war in Ukraine, the need for Cameroon to increase its agricultural production and the country's upsurge in insecurity.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
7/23/2022 3:22:00 PM
Ukraine on Saturday hit out at the Kremlin and said it would be responsible for any food crisis if a deal to export Ukrainian grain from Odessa collapsed after Russian missiles struck the Black Sea port.

War in Ukraine - Economy
7/21/2022 10:55:01 PM
Ukraine and Russia on Friday will sign a deal that aims to relieve a global food crisis by allowing grain to start flowing across the Black Sea, the Turkish Presidency said.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
7/20/2022 4:25:53 PM
Talks are progressing on the opening of sea corridors to allow 20 million tonnes of grain still blocked in Ukraine and the upcoming harvests to be shipped around the world.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
7/13/2022 5:55:59 PM
Military delegations from Russia and Ukraine held their governments' first face-to-face talks in months Wednesday as they tried to reach an agreement on a United Nations plan to export blocked Ukrainian grain to world markets through the Black Sea.

Egypt - Society
7/7/2022 9:54:45 PM
Egypt’s Minister of Supply Ali Moselhi has recently said his ministry plans to add sweet potato to subsidised bread due to the global grains crisis. Moselhi's remark made headlines and raised questions among the public about the plan which is still being studied.

World - Africa
7/5/2022 1:03:11 PM
More than two dozen children have died of hunger in the past two months in a single hospital in Somalia. Dr. Yahye Abdi Garun has watched their emaciated parents stumble in from rural areas gripped by the driest drought in decades. And yet no humanitarian aid arrives.

War in Ukraine - Economy
7/1/2022 12:45:00 PM
President Vladimir Putin denied Thursday that Russia bore any responsibility for a looming global food crisis due to the conflict in Ukraine.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
6/27/2022 1:51:21 PM
The Group of Seven rich nations told Russia on Monday it must allow grain shipments to leave Ukraine to avoid exacerbating a global food crisis.

World - International
6/25/2022 7:04:49 PM
Ramin Toloui, the US assistant secretary of state for economic and business affairs, spoke to Ahram Online, answering questions about the best way to address the high food and energy prices resulting from the Russia-Ukraine war.

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