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2015 global index: PH hunger, malnutrition problem 'serious'

Oct 27, 2015 - 1:55 PM

With a score of 20 1 in the 2015 Global Hunger Index the Philippines is above the regional average meaning the level of the hunger problem is higher

STATE OF NUTRITION. Ending malnutrition among children is an important matter. Graphic by Raffy De Guzman

The roadmap to ending global hunger

May 06, 2015 - 8:36 PM

The 4 pillars against hunger include emergencies safety nets nutrition and agriculture

How hungry was the Philippines in 2014?

Jan 28, 2015 - 4:35 PM

The latest SWS survey shows that the PH did well in fighting hunger in 2014 but international reports say otherwise

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'Hidden hunger,’ often overshadowed but devastating: report

Oct 13, 2014 - 7:30 PM

More than two billion people worldwide suffer from hidden hunger more than double the 805 million people who do not have enough calories to eat

HIDDEN HUNGER. Micronutrient deficiencies account for a certain type of hunger not easily seen. Graphic by Raffy De Guzman

The 2013 Global Hunger Index

Mar 01, 2014 - 6:47 PM

The Global Hunger Index is a measuring tool used to assess the state of hunger in the world using country level data

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

Hunger: The basics

Dec 01, 2013 - 2:10 PM

What is hunger and how is it measured?

More Pinoys go hungry in 2012 - survey

Oct 13, 2012 - 3:15 PM

Hunger incidence in the Philippines worsened this year based on a global survey by the International Food Policy Research Institute