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# Food Aid

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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.