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# hunger - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Ireland to provide €3 million in vital aid to Somalia
# Aid
# Aid

Ireland to provide €3 million in vital aid to Somalia

Jul 29th 2012, 2:41 PM 4,520 Views 93 Comments

Eamon Gilmore announced the funding during a trip to the capital Mogadishu today.

# hunger - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Generation of North Koreans 'stunted and malnourished'
# North Korea
# North Korea

Generation of North Koreans 'stunted and malnourished'

Jun 12th 2012, 4:06 PM 8,883 Views 9 Comments

That is the view of the United Nations, which said nearly a third of North Korean children under the age of 5 show signs of stunting. 16 million North Koreans rely on food rations.

# hunger - Sunday 13 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

May 13th 2012, 7:26 PM 3,556 Views 0 Comments

Your round-up of the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Great Famine victims remembered at national commemoration
# Famine Memorial
# Famine Memorial

Great Famine victims remembered at national commemoration

May 13th 2012, 3:00 PM 3,741 Views 27 Comments

Taoiseach linked Ireland’s ‘generational memory’ about Famine years to the country’s fight against root causes of hunger.

# hunger - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Schoolchildren plan a minute of silence for Great Famine victims
# Remembering
# Remembering

Schoolchildren plan a minute of silence for Great Famine victims

May 10th 2012, 7:15 AM 1,773 Views 37 Comments

This weekend is the official State commemoration of the Great Famine.

# hunger - Monday 16 April, 2012

Growing number of children going hungry to school or bed - report
# Health
# Health

Growing number of children going hungry to school or bed - report

Apr 16th 2012, 7:41 PM 6,313 Views 56 Comments

A major new survey reveals that 21 per cent of schoolchildren aged between 10 and 17 either go to school or to bed without a proper meal.

# hunger - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Lebanon to host its first Irish film festival
# Beirut
# Beirut

Lebanon to host its first Irish film festival

Feb 28th 2012, 1:45 PM 1,423 Views 8 Comments

Event in Beirut is to focus on conflict resolution as well as representations of sectarianism and violence. “The two countries have very much in common,” says organiser.

# hunger - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

A quarter of the world's children do not have enough to eat - report
# Save The Children
# Save The Children

A quarter of the world's children do not have enough to eat - report

Feb 15th 2012, 3:14 PM 1,758 Views 26 Comments

A major survey carried out by the charity Save the Children has highlighted the problem of child malnutrition.

# hunger - Monday 31 October, 2011

Column: An open letter to the world’s seven billionth child
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: An open letter to the world’s seven billionth child

Oct 31st 2011, 9:30 AM 51 Views 51 Comments

As the world’s population officially hits 7,000,000,000, Tom Arnold of Concern tells today’s baby what lies in store.

# hunger - Monday 17 October, 2011

Column: Will GM crops save the world, or just make a lot of money?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Will GM crops save the world, or just make a lot of money?

Oct 17th 2011, 7:30 AM 85 Views 35 Comments

Modified seeds are touted as the answer to a growing global population – but they come with sinister consequences, writes Kevin Downey.

# hunger - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Somali refugees moved as camps overflow
# Somalia
# Somalia

Somali refugees moved as camps overflow

Aug 2nd 2011, 11:07 AM 189 Views 0 Comments

The UN has begun to move people to into extended camps as the numbers of refugees swell – while aid agencies appeal for continued support to help battle the crisis.