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# world-hunger - Sunday 15 May, 2022

Honour Irish famine victims by ending world hunger, says Taoiseach
# Famine Commemoration
# Famine Commemoration

Honour Irish famine victims by ending world hunger, says Taoiseach

May 15th 2022, 4:00 PM 8,910 Views 25 Comments

Speaking at the annual Famine Commemoration Ceremony, Micheál Martin noted Ireland’s “bitter past” has spurred it to aid other victims of hunger and poverty.

# world-hunger - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

Opinion: As millions in Afghanistan face starvation - the world must not look away
# World Hunger
# World Hunger

Opinion: As millions in Afghanistan face starvation - the world must not look away

Jan 19th 2022, 7:00 AM 12,812 Views 16 Comments

We watched in horror as the Taliban retook Kabul, but cannot turn our backs on Afghans, writes Rosamond Bennett.

# world-hunger - Monday 1 November, 2021

Musk and Bezos make separate grand gestures over global hunger
# Not Rocket Science
# Not Rocket Science

Musk and Bezos make separate grand gestures over global hunger

Nov 1st 2021, 9:10 PM 44,529 Views 34 Comments

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has also offered millions to tackle desertification

# world-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 249 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.

# world-hunger - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

"By 2035, there will be almost no poor countries left in the world" - Bill Gates
# World Poverty
# World Poverty

"By 2035, there will be almost no poor countries left in the world" - Bill Gates

Jan 22nd 2014, 5:16 PM 12,203 Views 82 Comments

The entrepreneur-turned-philanthropist today released an annual letter, aimed at tackling what he called “the three myths” about poverty.

# world-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 11,205 Views 35 Comments

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

# world-hunger - Monday 5 August, 2013

The secret to making tarantula taste good? Batter it.
# Bee Salad
# Bee Salad

The secret to making tarantula taste good? Batter it.

Aug 5th 2013, 11:30 AM 8,138 Views 44 Comments

Spiders not to your liking? You could enjoy a grasshopper shish kebab instead.

# world-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 7,920 Views 86 Comments

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

# world-hunger - Monday 13 May, 2013

UN: People need to get their heads around eating insects
# Om Nom Nom
# Om Nom Nom

UN: People need to get their heads around eating insects

May 13th 2013, 5:59 PM 12,276 Views 57 Comments

Mmmmm. Stir-fried beetles.

# world-hunger - Sunday 7 April, 2013

How gastronomy can make us more conscious of the true value of food
# Opinion
# Opinion

How gastronomy can make us more conscious of the true value of food

Apr 7th 2013, 1:00 PM 231 Views 15 Comments

The original 19th century gastronomy movement encouraged restraint and reflection – and should make us sensitive to “smart, site-specific” agriculture to address the issue of how to feed the world well.