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Ending Hunger | Clinton calls hunger ‘the cause of our time’

Ending Hunger | Clinton calls hunger ‘the cause of our time’ | Common Causes of Hunger | Scoop.it

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton appealed to countries to give higher priority to global food security, in an address delivered Friday (6th May 2011) at FAO headquarters in Rome, Italy.

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How Banks Cause World Hunger [GRAPHIC]

How Banks Cause World Hunger [GRAPHIC] | Common Causes of Hunger | Scoop.it

Banks are among some of the most hated companies in America, largely for their role in causing a global financial crisis. That reputation could only get worse thanks to one of their more controversial practices: Food Speculation.

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Global Hunger

Global Hunger | Common Causes of Hunger | Scoop.it

Key causes of hunger are natural disasters, conflict, poverty, poor agricultural infrastructure and over-exploitation of the environment. Recently, financial and economic crises have pushed more people into hunge.

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Causes of Starvation

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Causes Of Starvation. Numerous factors can cause starvation. In some cases, a person can experience starvation even though plenty of food is nearby and available for consumption. In other cases, social, environmental and political factors can cause starvation.

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The causes of famine | PRI's The World

The causes of famine | PRI's The World | Common Causes of Hunger | Scoop.it

Droughts and floods can cause food crises. But so can politics and economics.

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Hunger Information

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Hunger affects more than 800 million people in the world and is a potentially deadly condition. There are five things that do contribute to most of the world's hunger: poverty, armed conflict, environmental overloa, discrimination, and lack or clout.

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More Than 1 Billion People Are Hungry in the World - By Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo

More Than 1 Billion People Are Hungry in the World - By Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo | Common Causes of Hunger | Scoop.it

Developing countries are poor because they are hot, infertile, malaria-infested, and often landlocked. People cannot pay for the investments precisely because they are poor -- they are in what economists call a "poverty trap”.

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Is Overpopulation the Cause of Hunger and Starvation?

Is Overpopulation the Cause of Hunger and Starvation? | Common Causes of Hunger | Scoop.it

Hunger is caused by overpopulation. Every year birth rates are dropping worldwide. The rapid growth in global population is an issue in many countries, but not the direct cause of hunger.

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Cause and Effect: Hunger | writefix.com

Cause and Effect: Hunger | writefix.com | Common Causes of Hunger | Scoop.it

Hunger is connected to global economic, political, and social power structures; modes of development and consumption; population dynamics; and social biases based on race, ethnicity, gender, and age.

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Severe drought causes hunger for 10 million in west Africa

Severe drought causes hunger for 10 million in west Africa | Common Causes of Hunger | Scoop.it

Eastern Sahel crisis is worst in Niger where 7.1 million are hungry as livestock and crops are lost and food prices surge.

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