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Hunger is the greatest risk to health worldwide. Useful and enlightening information from The FEED Foundation.

Hunger: the greatest risk to health in the world today

This infographic is showing how great of a risk hunger is. It explains the causes of hunger, poverty being the greatest of all. It also reflects the fact that the current food crisis unfairly affects women and girls.

How to fight hunger. Poverty is a principal cause of hunger - it prevents people from having access to food and the tools they need to grow it.  Infographic from USAID

Hunger: Facts, stats and infographics -- How to fight hunger. Poverty is a principal cause of hunger - it prevents people from having access to food and the tools they need to grow it. Infographic from USAID

What I notice is the type of food institutionalized hunger relief agencies offer is what I call, 'Dumbing Down Food'. The kind of food that makes one feel lethargic and listless, white flours, white rice, near dead produce; the list is long. We can develop direct relationships between the farms and the pantries. We can also come up with a plan for schools to 'opt out' of USDA food programs in order that our children be fed healthy foods.

'The Hunger Games' Are Here. And They Are Very, Very Real.

According to Feeding America’s 2012 Hunger in America Report, 1 in 6 Americans live in a food insecure household.

Prior to arriving at YWS, 40% of homeless youth have gone without food for one day in the past week. Poverty and hunger continue to exist in Ontario.

Prior to arriving at YWS, of homeless youth have gone without food for one day in the past week. Poverty and hunger continue to exist in Ontario.

The first MDG set out to halve 1990 poverty and hunger rates by the end of this year. As the deadline approaches, we look at what progress has been made

What is the millennium development goal on poverty and hunger all about?

4 March Tawilla: A child eats lentils in a food distribution center in the Rwanda camp for internally displaced people (IDP) in Tawila, North Darfur.

Ave. American wastes 209 to 254lbs of food each yr. 17+ million American households were considered "food insecure" in 2010:

Despite Supersized Hunger Pangs, Supersized Waste Still A Problem

FOOD WASTE: Americans wasted enough food in 2010 to fill 91 Empire State Buildings, meanwhile millions were food insecure.

At least 88 percent of families in the southern Syrian provinces of Daraa and Qunaitra are living in extreme poverty due to the ongoing civil war in the region, a report by aid agencies published Monday found.

Almost 90% of People in Southern Syria Live in Extreme Poverty – Report

A Stockholm think tank estimates that a mere 10 percent of money the world spends on its militaries every year would be enough to end global poverty and hunger in 15 years.

Each year one third of global food production for human consumption never finds its way onto plates and is lost or wasted. Cutting food loss and waste reduces poverty and hunger and fights climate change. Make #NotWasting Your Way of Life.

Each year one third of global food production for human consumption never finds its way onto plates and is lost or wasted. Cutting food loss and waste reduces poverty and hunger and fights climate change.

Child Hunger & Poverty Fact Sheet/Feeding America. Students can construct a graph from the fact sheet.

Feeding America: Hunger and Poverty / Food Insecurity Fact Sheet. Lists the fourteen states with the highest food insecurity rate.

#Child abuse: 3 CENTS FOR #SEX  Children should have the right to live a happy, healthy life. In some areas that is not possible.  At an early age, Liberian children are often encouraged by their parents to work the streets for money. A better lifestyle is possible, but only if children have the opportunity to become educated. Check out this infographic to see the devastating effects of the lack of education in Liberia.

INFOGRAPHIC: Children should have the right to live a happy, healthy life. In some areas, a healthy and happy life is not possible.

Did you know that when you buy a Mission Belt you become part of a great philanthropic effort - or as we like to call it, The Mission. Thanks to all who have joined with us in fighting poverty and hunger worldwide.  : Thanks to @cahsualstyle for the shot!

Did you know that when you buy a Mission Belt you become part of a great philanthropic effort - or as we like to call it, The Mission. Thanks to all who have joined with us in fighting poverty and hunger worldwide. : Thanks to @cahsualstyle for the shot!