U.N. calls for urgent aid to Sahel as hunger crisis looms
More than 1.6 million children in the region are at risk of severe acute malnutrition
Japanese immigration detainees launch hunger strike over death
JAPAN-DETENTION/DEATH (TV, PIX):Japanese immigration detainees launch hunger strike over death
'Silent, invisible' malnutrition seen as threat to generations in Congo
"That is one that we cannot handle by ourselves"
Major fire at Yemen's Hodeidah port destroys aid supplies
"The fire destroyed huge amounts of fuel and humanitarian aid and foodstuff"
Hunger and conflict push northern Burkina Faso into crisis
"There is no optimistic scenario"
A child dies, a child lives: why Somalia drought is not another famine
"You can never forget leaving your child to die"
Millions more hungry in 2017 amid famine, conflict, and numbers rising-report
"We are clearly seeing a trend now, from 80 million to 108 million, from 108 to 124 million, people literally marching to the brink of starvation around the world"
Under-pressure donors urged to help avoid famine in Somalia
"The signals are that it is getting worse day after day"
Parts of Nigeria's northeast may be experiencing famine -aid report
NIGERIA-SECURITY/ (PIX):Parts of Nigeria's northeast may be experiencing famine -aid report
South Sudan close to famine, facing "toughest year" - aid groups
Almost two-thirds of the population will need food aid this year to stave off starvation and malnutrition