Santo Domingo, May 8 (Prensa Latina) A report by the Global Network Against Food Crises (GNAC) places the Dominican Republic in the fifth position on the list of countries with the highest nutritional insecurity in the region, with more than one million people.
Panama City, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) Deputy general director and representative in Latin America of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO, Mario Lubetkin, warned about food insecurity at the 63rd Meeting of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) that begins in Panama plenary sessions.
Aden, Yemen, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Over 17 million Yemenis out of a total of 31 million suffer from food insecurity, including 3.5 million affected by acute malnutrition, warned the United Nations in its latest release on the country.
Beirut, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Around two million people in Lebanon require urgent assistance due to problems in accessing food and other basic needs as a consequence of the worsening of the economic and financial crisis.
Port-au-Prince, Jan 6 (Prensa Latina) Haitian Prime Minister Ariel Henry on Friday owned up to his country´s lacking of domestic food production and pledged to support agriculture to downgrade food insecurity rates.
Islamabad, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) The catastrophic floods that occurred this year in Pakistan raised the number of people facing food insecurity in the country to 8.62 million, the NGO "Save the Children" warned.
United Nations, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) About 6,7 million people in Somalia will suffer high levels of food insecurity between October and December this year and more than 300,000 victims of famine, UN humanitarian agencies warned.
Port-au-Prince, Aug 30 (Prensa Latina) The number of food insecure Haitians grew by one million in recent months and the problem now affects some 5,6 million people, the UN humanitarian coordinator, Ulrika Richardson, said.