Our World is Hungry

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hun our world is gry THE WORLD IS ON THE BRINK OF A massive food crisis IN ONLY 15 YEARS, WORLD POPULATION IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE FROM 11TO nine BILLION seven BILLION 2050…
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  • hun our world is gry
  • THE WORLD IS ON THE BRINK OF A massive food crisis
  • IN ONLY 15 YEARS, WORLD POPULATION IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE FROM 11TO nine BILLION seven BILLION
  • 2050 THE WORLD BANK AND THE UNITED NATIONS PREDICT A WORLD WIDE FOOD SHORTAGE BY YEAR
  • REALLY? IT DOESNâT FEEL LIKE THEREâS A FOOD SHORTAGEâ¦
  • FOOD AND CLEAN WATER ARE SOMETHING WE expect
  • NECESSITIES BUT MILLIONS OF PEOPLE LACK THESE BASIC
  • DO NOT HAVE ENOUGH TO EAT. MILLION 795PEOPLE ONE THAT IS IN NINE
  • 2 3 asia pacificLIVE IN
  • malnu trition LACK OF FOOD LEADS TO 1
  • disease MALNUTRITION WORSENS THE EFFECT OF EVERY
  • victims CHILDREN ARE THE MOST VISIBLE OF MALNOURISHMENT
  • 3.1 million CHILDREN EACH YEAR, MALNUTRITION CAUSES THE DEATH OF
  • feed EVERYONE? DOES THE WORLD PRODUCE ENOUGH FOOD TO question
  • ENOUGH FOOD YES, THE WORLD PRODUCES TO FEED EVERYONE.
  • THEN WHY IS 1sofood scarce?
  • multi layered PROBLEM WITH MANY FACTORS⦠ITâS A
  • here are factors three CONTRIBUTING TO THE FOOD SHORTAGE
  • problems 1 farming local
  • local farmers FACE MANY DIFFICULTIES.
  • 5 OF THE WORLDâS POOREST PEOPLE ARE FARMING FAMILIES DEPENDING ON AGRICULTURE FOR LIVELIHOOD. PERCENT7
  • INCREASING CREATION OF INEDIBLE PRODUCTS
  • DUE TO POOR STORAGE FACILITIES AND PRACTICES. food waste AND
  • 50 WEâVE SEEN A expansion IN RECENT YEARS IN USING CROPS LIKE SUGAR, CORN AND SOY TO CREATE FUELS FOR GAS TANKS, AND THATâS TAKING AWAY FOOD CROPS FROM PEOPLE AND MAKING WHAT THERE IS MORE EXPENSIVE. percent -Kristin Sundell, director of policy and campaigns for ActionAid â â
  • 2 economic social conflict and
  • IS THE PRINCIPLE CAUSE OF HUNGER. poverty
  • INEQUALITY RESOURCES AND INCOME BASED ON MILITARY, POLITICAL, AND ECONOMIC POWER LEADING TO VAST
  • IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES LIVE ON LESS THAN 14billion 1 25$ A DAY. people
  • violent conflict
  • WERE AFFECTED BY CONFLICT WORLDWIDE. millionREFUGEES 172 -Center for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED) 2012
  • SOMETIMES IS DETRIMENTAL TO POOR FARMERS. food agriculture policyand
  • 3 climate factors
  • REQUIRE A SHIFT IN CROPS AND FARMING PRACTICES. CLIMATE CHANGE
  • AND
  • ruinING CAN DEVASTATE FARMERS AND THEIR FAMILIES, entire crops
  • farming economic social conflict and LETâS REVIEW THOSE THREE FACTORS CONTRIBUTING TO FOOD SCARCITY: climate changesproblems
  • problem FOOD SCARCITY ISNâT JUST A FOR THOSE LIVING IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIESâ¦
  • global issue IT IS A
  • WE SHOULDNâT waitUNTIL IT STARTS AFFECTING US⦠AMERICANâS WASTE 33 MILLION TONS OF FOOD EACH YEAR. *
  • action before we take
  • basic BECAUSE HAVING FOOD AND WATER SHOULD BE A human right
  • PART OF THE SOLUTION THERE ARE MULTIPLE WAYS WE CAN BE
  • ABOUT THE ISSUE. LEARNING MORE ABOUT THE SITUATION WILL ALLOW YOU TO EFFECTIVELY HELP. educate yourself
  • OF LEGISLATION THAT IS PASSED THAT WILL INFLUENCE THE FOOD AND TRADE LAWS AROUND THE WORLD. stay INFORMED
  • OF HOW YOU ARE SPENDING YOUR MONEY. be AWARE
  • will you wait 15 more years ?to take action
  • learn more ABOUT THE SITUATION: WORLDHUNGER.ORG WFP.ORG STOPHUNGERNOW.ORG THP.ORG