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War on Gaza - War on Gaza
2/25/2024 3:32:00 PM
Dire food shortages sent hundreds of Palestinians fleeing northern Gaza on Sunday as Israel's war on the Strip raged on despite stuttering efforts towards a ceasefire and captive deal.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
2/20/2024 8:04:59 PM
Rafah is grappling with a humanitarian catastrophe due to food shortages and the spread of disease under the constant threat of Israeli bombs, reports Alaa Al-Mashharawi from Gaza

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
11/17/2023 2:39:37 PM
The UN’s World Food Programme (WFP) warned late Thursday that Gaza residents currently face an "imminent threat of death by starvation" as Israel continues to bombard the strip, causing severe energy and food shortages.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
9/9/2023 4:57:19 PM
President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi addressed the growing challenge of the food crisis in the African continent in the mini Africa-Europe summit held on the sidelines of the G20 summit in New Delhi on Saturday, the Egyptian presidency announced.

World - International
2/25/2023 3:37:07 PM
There’s little doubt that North Korea’s chronic food shortages worsened due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and speculation aout the country’s food insecurity has flared as its top leaders prepare to discuss the “very important and urgent task” of formulating a correct agricultural policy.

World - Africa
2/21/2023 6:29:12 PM
US First Lady Jill Biden will visit Namibia and Kenya this week, senior administration officials said Tuesday, as the White House seeks an economic partnership with Africa contrasting Chinese investment and food shortages caused by Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

World - Region
11/6/2022 1:36:35 PM
Envoys from around the globe gathered Sunday in the Egyptian seaside resort of Sharm el-Sheikh for talks on tackling climate change that come as the world also grapples with multiple crises, including the war in Ukraine, high inflation, food shortages and an energy crunch.

World - Africa
10/13/2022 5:24:12 PM
Africa and Ukraine are in "the same boat", Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said Thursday, accusing Moscow of triggering a global crisis that has left the continent reeling from food shortages.

World - International
9/23/2022 4:05:33 PM
The U.N. food chief warned Thursday that the world is facing ``a perfect storm on top of a perfect storm'' and urged donors, particularly Gulf nations and billionaires, to give a few days of profits to tackle a crisis with the fertilizer supply right now and prevent widespread food shortages next year.

World - International
9/21/2022 12:04:12 AM
World leaders called Tuesday for urgent efforts to address global food insecurity, with fears mounting of a disastrous harvest next year due largely to the war in Ukraine.

World - Region
9/12/2022 5:37:35 PM
Pakistan is grappling with food shortages after deadly floods left the impoverished country's agriculture belt underwater, the prime minister told the Turkish president by phone, as authorities scaled up efforts Monday to deliver food, tents and other items.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
7/13/2022 2:37:17 PM
Russia and Ukraine met UN and Turkish officials on Wednesday in a bid to break a months-long impasse over grain exports that has seen food prices soar and millions face hunger.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
6/25/2022 10:24:00 AM
After the Covid-19 pandemic and the threats of climate change, the war in Ukraine has added another factor bringing the world closer to serious food shortages.

World - International
6/24/2022 12:18:33 PM
The head of the United Nations warned Friday that the world faces a ``catastrophe'' because of the growing shortage of food around the globe.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/20/2022 6:18:50 PM
Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Monday that Africa was "a hostage" of Russia's war on Ukraine which has spurred global food shortages and famine fears across the African continent.

World - International
6/15/2022 11:06:27 AM
Crisis-hit Sri Lanka is asking civil servants to take an extra day off each week to grow crops in their backyards in a bid to forestall a looming food shortage.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
6/3/2022 6:18:26 PM
African Union head Macky Sall said Friday he was "reassured" after talks in Russia with President Vladimir Putin on food shortages caused by fighting in Ukraine.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
6/3/2022 2:33:16 PM
African Union head Macky Sall on Friday urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to take into account the suffering in African countries from food shortages caused by the conflict in Ukraine.

Business - Tech
5/23/2022 5:30:29 PM
Mohamed El-Shinawi, advisor to the Minister of Higher Education and co-chair of the PRIMA foundation, spoke to Ahram Online about the North-South cooperation between Mediterranean countries to tackle the challenging issues of food shortage, water management and clean energy.

War in Ukraine - Economy
5/22/2022 5:42:43 PM
Fears over global food shortages as the Ukraine war grinds on is spurring calls for a safe corridor for ships to exit the Black Sea, but the logistics are daunting and would need Russian cooperation.

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