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#Hunger

# hunger - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Opinion: Today's UN food summit in New York cannot become just another talking shop
# Food Security
# Food Security

Opinion: Today's UN food summit in New York cannot become just another talking shop

Sep 23rd 2021, 7:00 AM 4,584 Views 1 Comment

Caoimhe de Barra of Trócaire says humanity must act as one on ending hunger and malnutrition.

# hunger - Saturday 31 July, 2021

Hunger will rise in 23 global hotspots in next three months, warns UN
# World Food Programme
# World Food Programme

Hunger will rise in 23 global hotspots in next three months, warns UN

Jul 31st 2021, 7:56 AM 14,576 Views 21 Comments

A catastrophic situation has been predicted in Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray region, southern Madagascar, Yemen, South Sudan and northern Nigeria.

# hunger - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Hunger linked to Covid-19 could cause 12,000 deaths a day by the end of the year, Oxfam says
# The Knock On Effects
# The Knock On Effects

Hunger linked to Covid-19 could cause 12,000 deaths a day by the end of the year, Oxfam says

Jul 9th 2020, 6:10 AM 8,796 Views 8 Comments

Oxfam said millions are in danger of dying from hunger on a planet that produces more than enough food for everyone.

# hunger - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

World is facing 'multiple famines of biblical proportions' in coming months, UN warns
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

World is facing 'multiple famines of biblical proportions' in coming months, UN warns

Apr 22nd 2020, 8:54 AM 64,427 Views 51 Comments

The Covid-19 pandemic could nearly double the number of people around the world facing acute hunger to 265 million.

# hunger - Saturday 16 June, 2018

What makes someone go from being hungry to hangry? Scientists may have found out
# Emotions
# Emotions

What makes someone go from being hungry to hangry? Scientists may have found out

Jun 16th 2018, 4:00 PM 22,799 Views 6 Comments

The combination of hunger and anger may be a complicated emotional response involving an interplay of biology, personality and environmental cues.

# hunger - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Taste of silverware intensifies trophy chase with Munster, says CJ Stander
# Hunger
From The42
# Hunger

Taste of silverware intensifies trophy chase with Munster, says CJ Stander

May 2nd 2018, 6:00 AM 6,606 Views 15 Comments

The Ireland number eight admitted the squad put themselves through a ‘tough’ and ‘honest’ review in an effort to hit their straps against Edinburgh this weekend.

# hunger - Monday 4 December, 2017

'I'm not Pochettino' – Wenger refuses to give up on Arsenal's title chances
# Hunger
From The42
# Hunger

'I'm not Pochettino' – Wenger refuses to give up on Arsenal's title chances

Dec 4th 2017, 10:36 AM 6,075 Views 13 Comments

The Gunners boss pointed out one difference between him and his Tottenham rival and hopes his side’s recent defeat angers his players.

# hunger - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Schmeichel: There'll be no title-winning hangover for Leicester City
# Hunger
From The42
# Hunger

Schmeichel: There'll be no title-winning hangover for Leicester City

Aug 9th 2016, 8:13 AM 3,665 Views 0 Comments

Leicester City have not lost their hunger to win, according to the goalkeeper.

# hunger - Saturday 25 June, 2016

'We're not happy with our performance' - Jones wants more from England
# Ruthless
From The42
# Ruthless

'We're not happy with our performance' - Jones wants more from England

Jun 25th 2016, 3:01 PM 4,281 Views 9 Comments

Jones’ men whitewashed the Wallabies but he is still not satisfied.

# hunger - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Racing playmaker seeking revenge in Champions Cup final against Saracens
# Hunger
From The42
# Hunger

Racing playmaker seeking revenge in Champions Cup final against Saracens

Apr 24th 2016, 10:48 PM 7,246 Views 4 Comments

Last season’s quarter-final exit was a tough one to take for the Top 14 side

# hunger - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Should we ban supermarkets from destroying edible food?
# Wasteful
# Wasteful

Should we ban supermarkets from destroying edible food?

May 31st 2015, 7:00 AM 17,108 Views 69 Comments

France introduced a similar law recently.

# hunger - Monday 18 May, 2015

A huge number of Irish adults are worried about not having enough money to buy food
# Hunger
# Hunger

A huge number of Irish adults are worried about not having enough money to buy food

May 18th 2015, 10:12 AM 13,576 Views 72 Comments

A full third of Irish parents with young children are concerned about feeding their family.

# hunger - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Are your little ones fussy eaters? Here's how to make dinnertime feel less like a raging battle
# Eat Up
# Eat Up

Are your little ones fussy eaters? Here's how to make dinnertime feel less like a raging battle

Apr 19th 2015, 8:00 PM 19,896 Views 26 Comments

Child and adolescent psychotherapist Colman Noctor gave us some top tips for parents.

# hunger - Saturday 21 February, 2015

'Captain Phillips' pirate star says there's more to Somalia than war, drought and hunger
# I AM THE CAPTAIN NOW
# I AM THE CAPTAIN NOW

'Captain Phillips' pirate star says there's more to Somalia than war, drought and hunger

Feb 21st 2015, 5:00 PM 15,142 Views 19 Comments

As a pirate he was terrifying, but the actor says the country is in the process of being rebuilt.

# hunger - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Dream of child with dying mother 'to have food and go to school' started Mary's Meals
# Hunger
# Hunger

Dream of child with dying mother 'to have food and go to school' started Mary's Meals

Dec 11th 2014, 7:15 AM 9,617 Views 4 Comments

The founder of the charity is today receiving a human rights award on behalf of the Oireachtas-based Human Dignity Group.

# hunger - Monday 8 December, 2014

Archbishop of Canterbury warns over hunger in Britain
# Food Banks
# Food Banks

Archbishop of Canterbury warns over hunger in Britain

Dec 8th 2014, 10:00 AM 3,615 Views 9 Comments

A huge number of people in Britain have been forced to use food banks.

# hunger - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Munster defeat still nagging at 'patchy' Leinster
# Wounded
From The42
# Wounded

Munster defeat still nagging at 'patchy' Leinster

Oct 14th 2014, 8:15 AM 3,642 Views 22 Comments

Sean Cronin says the inter-pro defeat is a low from from which Leinster must rise above.

# hunger - Monday 6 October, 2014

'If famine comes to South Sudan it will come through the barrel of a gun'
# Hunger
# Hunger

'If famine comes to South Sudan it will come through the barrel of a gun'

Oct 6th 2014, 10:35 AM 4,194 Views 7 Comments

Irish aid agencies are warning that the conflict could cause a famine by early next year.

# hunger - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Opinion: A world without hunger is everyone’s business – let's put things right
# Chronic Hunger
# Chronic Hunger

Opinion: A world without hunger is everyone’s business – let's put things right

Sep 25th 2014, 6:00 PM 241 Views 12 Comments

The picture is clear: without adequate food and proper nutrition, a child will not live, learn and grow up to lead a healthy and productive life.

# hunger - Monday 25 August, 2014

Teachers see a worrying rise in Irish children coming to school hungry
# Missing Out
# Missing Out

Teachers see a worrying rise in Irish children coming to school hungry

Aug 25th 2014, 9:40 AM 14,328 Views 128 Comments

Missing breakfast is causing kids to lose six weeks of learning each year.

The 9 at 9: Monday
# The 9 At 9
# The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Aug 25th 2014, 8:21 AM 9,297 Views 4 Comments

It’s fairly dull and gloomy out but here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# hunger - Sunday 27 July, 2014

The 9 harrowing stages of coping with last night's Just-Eat outage
# So Hangry
From The Daily Edge
# So Hangry

The 9 harrowing stages of coping with last night's Just-Eat outage

Jul 27th 2014, 10:03 AM 5,032 Views 0 Comments

Chaos. Utter chaos.

# hunger - Monday 7 July, 2014

Opinion: An opportunity to rid the world of poverty is on the horizon
# Sustainable Development
# Sustainable Development

Opinion: An opportunity to rid the world of poverty is on the horizon

Jul 7th 2014, 1:00 PM 29 Views 36 Comments

A concerted push for global development, the Millennium Development Goals, will wrap up next year. The UN is meeting today to discuss what comes next – inequality and climate change must be on the agenda this time.

# hunger - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Luke Fitzgerald: ‘I felt very unfulfilled with how my career had gone’
# Hunger
From The42
# Hunger

Luke Fitzgerald: ‘I felt very unfulfilled with how my career had gone’

Jan 28th 2014, 8:00 AM 17,701 Views 22 Comments

The Leinster wing has worked hard to stop overrunning passes, but he still wants to play outside centre.

# hunger - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

11 things that will certainly happen at Christmas Mass
# O Come All Ye Faithful
From The Daily Edge
# O Come All Ye Faithful

11 things that will certainly happen at Christmas Mass

Dec 24th 2013, 8:15 PM 32,910 Views 76 Comments

Because Christmas Mass is vastly different to ordinary Mass.

# hunger - Sunday 15 December, 2013

This map shows food poverty 'is a reality in every county in Ireland'
# Food Poverty
# Food Poverty

This map shows food poverty 'is a reality in every county in Ireland'

Dec 15th 2013, 12:47 PM 35,326 Views 188 Comments

Two unions are calling on the government to provide aid to organisations offering food assistance to those struggling this Christmas.

# hunger - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Eight killed as mob storms Philippine rice store
# Typhoon
# Typhoon

Eight killed as mob storms Philippine rice store

Nov 13th 2013, 6:25 AM 7,913 Views 13 Comments

A large crowd of hungry survivors carried away more than 100,000 bags of rice.

# hunger - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Here are the 10 hungriest countries in the world
# World Hunger Day
# World Hunger Day

Here are the 10 hungriest countries in the world

Oct 16th 2013, 7:26 PM 11,192 Views 35 Comments

Today is World Hunger Day, and this year’s theme centres on food security and nutrition.

# hunger - Monday 14 October, 2013

Global Hunger Index falls 34 per cent since 1990
# Hunger
# Hunger

Global Hunger Index falls 34 per cent since 1990

Oct 14th 2013, 2:01 PM 4,966 Views 34 Comments

Nineteen countries have been identified as suffering from alarming levels of hunger.

# hunger - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Sean Kelly: Readers are not interested in half an autobiography about doping
# Hunger Pains
From The42
# Hunger Pains

Sean Kelly: Readers are not interested in half an autobiography about doping

Aug 20th 2013, 8:12 PM 20,796 Views 29 Comments

The former number one cyclist in the world spoke to Second Captains about details in his book ‘Hunger’.

# hunger - Monday 15 July, 2013

Column: Today's countries in need are tomorrow's trading partners
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Today's countries in need are tomorrow's trading partners

Jul 15th 2013, 1:00 PM 17 Views 17 Comments

Ending global poverty means changing the way we view overseas aid and development – which is why the public have been invited to share ideas about Ireland’s contribution to the world stage, writes Joe Costello TD.

# hunger - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Taoiseach doubles Ireland's spend on nutrition for the next eight years
# End World Hunger
# End World Hunger

Taoiseach doubles Ireland's spend on nutrition for the next eight years

Jun 8th 2013, 3:06 PM 7,913 Views 86 Comments

Ireland already gives around €32 million a year for nutrition programmes, so this is set to increase to around €64 million.

# hunger - Thursday 6 June, 2013

More than 200 groups tell G8: Here's how to fight world hunger
# G8
# G8

More than 200 groups tell G8: Here's how to fight world hunger

Jun 6th 2013, 6:45 AM 4,058 Views 7 Comments

It is the largest coalition of NGOs and charities since Make Poverty History in 2005.

# hunger - Saturday 18 May, 2013

Column: Here's why I decided to make a graphic novel about Jim Larkin
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Here's why I decided to make a graphic novel about Jim Larkin

May 18th 2013, 7:00 PM 156 Views 20 Comments

Jim Larkin is an iconic figure in Irish history, yet when I was in school the Lockout only received a minor mention on the history syllabus – we wanted to make him more accessible, says Rory McConville.

# hunger - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Column: Hunger and the horsemeat scandal, both the consequences of inequality
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Hunger and the horsemeat scandal, both the consequences of inequality

May 1st 2013, 7:00 AM 39 Views 21 Comments

We produce enough food for 10 times our population, but the horsemeat scandal shows just how inequality has forced people to low-price, low-quality food, writes Richard Manton.

# hunger - Monday 15 April, 2013

Ireland to give €21 million to World Food Programme
# Hunger
# Hunger

Ireland to give €21 million to World Food Programme

Apr 15th 2013, 6:36 PM 8,029 Views 135 Comments

The deal was signed during the opening day of a major international conference focussing on climate change, hunger and poor nutrition.

Tackling climate change and hunger on agenda at major conference
# Dublin
# Dublin

Tackling climate change and hunger on agenda at major conference

Apr 15th 2013, 8:38 AM 3,458 Views 64 Comments

Former US Vice-President Al Gore is amongst those who will attend the event, which is being held by the Government and the Mary Robinson Foundation.

# hunger - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Rouen, Robin Hood and Real Madrid: The week in numbers
# Apple
# Apple

Rouen, Robin Hood and Real Madrid: The week in numbers

Jan 26th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,438 Views 4 Comments

Also, how many of Kerry’s councillors actually favour relaxed drink-driving rules? And just how rich is Apple?

# hunger - Monday 21 January, 2013

In full: Micheál Martin’s letter to outgoing US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
# Letter Of Note
# Letter Of Note

In full: Micheál Martin’s letter to outgoing US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Jan 21st 2013, 1:45 PM 10,145 Views 140 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader has written to the departing Clinton expressing his desire for her to return to public office as she is tipped for a presidential run in 2016.

# hunger - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Column: Zero hunger - the only acceptable target
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Zero hunger - the only acceptable target

Oct 16th 2012, 1:00 PM 111 Views 9 Comments

On World Food Day, a United Nations and EC official for agriculture declare that progress has been made in tackling hunger – but that one in eight people is still undernourished.

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