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World hungry drop to one in 8 people – UN

Oct 01, 2013 - 8:25 PM

842 million people – 12 of the world s population – did not have enough food for an active and healthy life down from 868 million for the period 2010 to 2012

HUNGER DOWN. The United Nations says world hunger rates has dropped to one in 8 people. In this photo, Filipino street children take a meal at a street in Parañaque, Philippines, 15 August 2013. EPA/Francis R Malasig