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War in Ukraine - Economy
5/26/2022 4:30:37 PM
Russia pressed Thursday for the West to lift sanctions imposed because of its war in Ukraine, claiming without proof that the punitive measures are preventing millions of tons of grain and other agricultural products from leaving Ukrainian ports, exacerbating a global food crisis.

War in Ukraine - Economy
5/25/2022 10:22:51 AM
International sanctions imposed on Moscow over its military campaign in Ukraine need to be lifted to avoid a global food crisis, a Russian deputy foreign minister said on Wednesday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
5/24/2022 9:52:33 PM

Business - Economy
5/23/2022 9:21:18 PM
Heeding the warning signs before the Russia-Ukraine war, Egypt started its efforts to ensure that its required annual supply of wheat is secured. For this to happen, Egypt has had to increase its locally cultivated wheat and to diversify the sources of wheat imports.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
5/19/2022 3:53:49 PM
Russia has taken steps to prepare itself for a food crisis threatening the world even before President Vladimir Putin sent troops to Ukraine, a Kremlin aide said on Thursday.

War in Ukraine - Economy
5/18/2022 4:36:41 PM
The US, several global development banks and other groups unveiled a multi-billion dollar plan Wednesday meant to address a worldwide food security crisis exacerbated by Russia's war in Ukraine.

World - Africa
4/9/2022 7:44:08 PM
More than 7.7 million South Sudanese, around 63 percent of the population, are facing a food crisis as violence intensifies in the country, the government and United Nations said Saturday.

World - Africa
4/5/2022 4:00:00 PM
West Africa is facing its worst food crisis in a decade due to increasing conflicts, droughts, floods and the war in Ukraine, nearly a dozen international organizations said in a report Tuesday.

World - Africa
3/31/2022 7:03:34 PM
A senior World Bank official called for more support for poor people globally Thursday as the war in Ukraine sends food prices soaring.

World - Africa
2/2/2022 2:21:22 PM
It's 2 p.m. and Hannah Mgbede asks her husband if she can take her first break of the day from threshing rice so she can breastfeed their 18-month-old baby girl fastened to her back during the grueling work.

World - International
11/7/2021 1:35:15 PM
The Taliban-run Afghan public health ministry announced Sunday the start of a four-day nationwide polio vaccination campaign aimed at inoculating children under age 5.

World - International
10/25/2021 10:59:14 AM
More than 22 million Afghans will suffer "acute food insecurity" this winter, UN agencies said Monday, warning the already unstable country faces one of the world's worst humanitarian crises.

World - International
10/13/2021 11:07:13 AM
North Korea's most vulnerable are "at risk of starvation" with the economy worsening due to a self-imposed coronavirus blockade, and UN sanctions imposed over the country's nuclear programmes should be eased, a UN human rights expert said Wednesday.

World - Africa
10/3/2021 8:02:00 PM
The United Nations on Sunday warned that the Tillaberi region of western Niger was facing a "major food crisis", with almost 600,000 people exposed to food insecurity.

World - Region
6/15/2020 12:35:19 PM

World - Region
5/21/2020 10:15:17 AM

World - Africa
4/21/2020 1:16:25 PM

World - International
2/12/2019 6:41:04 PM

World - International
8/10/2018 4:47:28 PM

World - Region
7/31/2016 12:56:37 PM

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