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North Koreans, already hungry, now short of cooking oil

North Korea needs external food aid to meet its basic needs, according to a report by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization

Philippines approves commercial use of genetically engineered rice

Golden Rice will be initially deployed in areas with high prevalence of Vitamin A deficiency by the third quarter of 2022

Pope Francis to UN chief: World hunger ‘a crime that violates...

In a July 26 message to UN Secretary-General António Guterres, the pope called for a “new mindset” in the battle against malnutrition

Investing in nutrition can eradicate ‘silent pandemic’ affecting Filipinos – World...

A World Bank study says about 30 percent of Filipino children under 5 years of age are stunted

Pope Francis warns of global food insecurity, calls for support for...

Pope Francis assured the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization of Church support in fighting hunger and its causes

Picking wild edibles gave villagers options during India’s COVID-19 lockdown

Church-run group taught villagers how to make a living from the sustainable exploitation of ‘non-timber forest products’

Caritas Philippines backs government’s zero hunger program

Caritas Philippines' programs include integrated and organic farming, community learning and earning farms, and climate change adaptation

Caritas Philippines backs calls to pass laws to address incidents of...

"We already have a lot of laws on hunger, but the problem is the synergy," said Father Tony Labiao of Caritas Philippines

Philippine gov’t launches task force to address hunger during pandemic

The country recorded 30.7 percent hunger incidence amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Photos: Hunting for food in the land of the giants

Veteran photojournalist Gil Nartea visited the town of Angono to look for giants, or “higantes,” but what he found were men with guns

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