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23 Apr 2015 | Blog | Global | Long-term Development
Pope Francis has reminded us of the scandal that, in a world that produces more than enough food for all, too many people still go hungry every day. Why is this scandal happening?
Tags: food, food insecurity, Food for All, food security | No comments
21 Jan 2013 | Blog | Emergency Relief
Caritas Australia is currently supporting a resilience project in the Tillaberi region of Niger in West Africa. The project is called ‘Bonbatu’ which means resilience in Zarma, the literal translation being to ‘protect myself’ or ‘I become stronger’ which is what this project aims to do for families vulnerable to food insecurity.
Tags: Sahel, West Africa food crisis, resilience, West Africa, food insecurity | No comments
Now I can bathe every day, the distance to collect water for the family has been drastically reduced.We now drink clean, safe water and diseases are no longer affecting us.”
- Thandolwayo, Zimbabwe