Wednesday, 20 October 2021

Tag Archives: population

Hunger on the rise worldwide as 821 million affected: UN

UN: More than 821 million people suffered from hunger, food insecurity and malnutrition worldwide last year, the United Nations reported – the third year in a row that the number has risen. After decades of decline, food insecurity began to increase in 2015 and reversing the trend is one of ...

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Colombia hails ceasefire with last rebel group

BOGOTA: Colombia’s government and the country’s last active guerrilla group, the ELN, announced a ceasefire, a key step toward sealing a “complete peace” to end Latin America’s longest civil war. Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos in Bogota and ELN negotiators at peace talks in Ecuador announced the ceasefire two days ...

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