World Food Day October 16

And hunger crisis in Africa. Heard it before? Yes, but this time, a humanitarian crisis is taking place in South Sudan, Yemen, Nigeria and Northern Somalia. According to the UN, this is the worst and most devastating hunger catastrophy since the UN was founded in 1945. In addition, hunger and malnutrition are the number one risk worldwide:

UN’s sustainable goal no. 2 aims at zero hunger by 2030.

Find out: What has caused a hunger crisis in these African countries?

Discuss: What can be done by the world community to help these countries?

Read the short story “The Ultimate Safari” by Nadine Gordimer. What do you think is the overall theme of the story and how can the story relate to current humanitarian crises?


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