One of the first lessons we learned as kids was not to throw away food. Our family comes from a humble place. Our childhood includes stories of immigration, poverty and discrimination. Our parents’… Read more
In the drylands of northern Ethiopia, climate change is a formidable foe to the communities who make their home across the rugged landscape. In one such community, known as Abrha Weatsbha, the… Read more
In our age of conspicuous consumption and excess, it frightens us to know that one out of nine people ¬– or 815 million children, women and men – remain chronically undernourished.
And according to… Read more
The Boko Haram insurgency over the last seven years has victimized an already vulnerable population in northeast Nigeria. Over 5 million people are food insecure and nearly 2 million people are… Read more
Santa Catarina Ixtahuacan in Guatemala is highly affected by chronic malnutrition. To fight food insecurity due to population growth and climate change, UNDP has enabled the development of vegetable… Read more
The island of Idjwi is a heaven of peace at the east of DRC, its isolation preventing it from being involved in the region's conflicts. Yet this small territory is also the most populated, which… Read more