What country has the most starvation?

What country has the most starvation?


Is there not enough food to go around?

The world's farmers produce enough food to feed 1.

Do we have enough food to feed everyone?

Enough food is produced today to feed everyone on the planet, but hunger is on the rise in some parts of the world, and some 821 million people are considered to be “chronically undernourished”.

Where is starvation The worst?

Some countries, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa, continue to have extreme cases of famine. Since 2010, Africa has been the most affected continent in the world. As of 2017, the United Nations has warned over 20 million are at risk in South Sudan, Somalia, Nigeria (in the northern part) and Yemen.

Is Africa really starving?

In the whole of Africa, 250 million people were experiencing hunger, which is nearly 20% of the population. Conditions are deteriorating across six countries in East Africa, where 7 million people are at risk of starvation and another 33.

Why does Yemen have no food?

The famine is the direct result of the Saudi Arabian-led intervention in Yemen and blockade. ... These actions led to the UN accusing the Saudi-led coalition of committing war crimes and having a "complete disregard for human life". 1,500 schools were damaged and destroyed during Yemeni Civil War.

How many Yemenis are starving?

Despite ongoing humanitarian assistance, 16.

Is Yemen going extinct?

The World Has Left Yemen to Die. In a dedicated ward of the Al-Nasser Hospital, babies are treated for malnutrition—they're just two of the estimated 1.

How bad is Yemen?

But the country is no stranger to disease outbreaks: it is also suffering the largest cholera epidemic on record, with more than 230,000 suspected cases [PDF] last year alone. Half of the country's health facilities are nonfunctioning because of the war; many have been destroyed by air strikes.