United Nations says billions facing food insecurity levels: ‘world is moving backwards’
A new United Nations report released Wednesday outlined the horrific statistics on worldwide hunger levels, showing that billions of people are facing food insecurities or are on the brink of starvation.
The report, "The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World," says world hunger rose in 2021, with around 2.3 billion people facing moderate or severe difficulty obtaining enough to eat. The number facing severe food insecurity increased to about 924 million.
Issued by the World Food Program, the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization, U.N. Children's Fund, World Health...