Millions of Nigeriens to benefit from farming boost - U.S. aid agency
Niger is among the world's poorest countries and consistently ranked bottom of the U.N. Human Development Index
Indian welfare cuts led to deaths of 600 children from malnutrition, activist says
"We are not even 100 km from Mumbai, the big financial hub, yet we have children dying of hunger"
Serious concern in Somalia as 5 mln go hungry, UN says
Thousands of refugees have returned to Somalia from the world's largest refugee camp, Dadaab, in Kenya as the government plans to close it by November
INTERVIEW-South Sudanese stave off death with water lilies and goat bones
In Juba, vegetable traders are now cutting tomatoes in half to sell because some customers can no longer afford to buy a whole one
FACTBOX-From independence to starvation in the world's newest nation, South Sudan
An estimated 4.8 million people from a population of about 11 million are going hungry with about 40,000 people at risk of dying
Urgent action needed to stop southern Africa hunger crisis extending into 2017 - U.N.
"If we don't pay attention to this (crisis) now, this is going to cost a lot more, and be a lot worse in the future."
Medical charity fears famine in northeast Nigeria; calls for UN food pipeline
"We are talking at least about pockets of what is close to a famine situation" - Medecins Sans Frontieres
U.N. aid chief urges Security Council to push Aleppo aid access
Around 250,000 to 275,000 people in rebel-held eastern Aleppo are cut off since fighting closed the last supply route