Does armed conflict lead to hunger? Does hunger lead to armed conflict? The latest Global Hunger Index examines these questions, showing the development of the hunger situation at a global, regional and national level.
The free online course offers participants a certificate from the Humanitarian Academy at Harvard, where the platform was developed after close coordination with more than 400 national and international NGO staff and industry experts.
The report identifies hunger levels and hot spots across 120 countries and calls for approaches that reflect an increased ability of vulnerable people to resist, absorb, and transform in response to shocks.
The 2012 GHI report focuses particularly on the issue of how to ensure sustainable food security under conditions of water, land, and energy stress. Demographic changes, rising incomes and associated consumption patterns, and climate change, alongside persistent poverty and inadequate policies and...