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#Food Aid

# food-aid - Monday 27 November, 2017

First shipment of food aid in weeks docks at rebel controlled port in Yemen as country faces famine

The country is facing a serious famine due to an ongoing civil war.

# food-aid - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Soup kitchen founder says 2014 "worst year yet" for struggling families

The ‘Twist’ mobile food service is now bringing food aid directly to hard-hit estates in the Midlands and West.

# food-aid - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Column: Thousands of people in Ireland can't afford a basic meal every second day

Food poverty is a difficult – but very real – fact to accept in modern society. Ireland must now make a decision on how to implement a programme to tackle rising poverty and social exclusion, writes Emer Costello.

# food-aid - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

UN unable to feed 1 million hungry in Syria

The World Food Programme is blaming a lack of security in the war-stricken country for an estimated 1 million people going hungry.

# food-aid - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

North Korea keeps door open for food-nuke deal with US

North Korea has today signalled that it remains open to suspending uranium enrichment in exchange for US food aid.

# food-aid - Saturday 19 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…

# food-aid - Friday 14 October, 2011

Substandard food aid "fails malnourished children"

World Food Day takes place on 16 October and Médecin Sans Frontières is appealing to countries to ensure they provide nutritious food aid to malnourished children.

# food-aid - Monday 4 July, 2011

EU will provide €10m in food aid to North Korea

The north Asian nuclear power can’t afford to feed its people – with desperate hunger forcing some to eat grass.