global food crisis fund

  • 8 May 2010

    Niger is on the brink of a severe food emergency that could leave more than half the 14 million population starving and around one million children critically malnourished.

  • 1 Jul 2008

    Five aid agencies today announced that they have signed an agreement with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to deliver US government food assistance to North Koreans suffering from severe food shortages.

  • 19 Jan 2007

    A half-million US dollars to counter world hunger, and to give substance to a commitment the UN Millennium Development Goals, was raised in 2006 by the Global Food Crisis Fund and the growing projects it spawned through the Foods Resource Bank - reports the Church of the Brethren, an Anabaptist denomination which sponsors the anti-poverty work.