Articles on this issue "hunger"
"One third of the global production of food is not available"
Here is a Nov. 2 statement fromArchbishop Bernardito Auza,Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations at the 2ndCommittee of the 70th Session of the General …read more
"Is it still possible to conceive of a society in which the resources reside in the hands of the few, and the least privileged must make do with the leftovers?"
On the occasion of the seventieth anniversary of the foundation of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), the Holy Father sent a message to the director general Jose …read more
Here is a ZENIT translation of the address given Wednesday by Monsignor Fernando Chica Arellano, the Holy See’s permanent observer of the United Nations Organizations and Organisms for Food …read more
Lack of resources, low agricultural productivity and climate change among challenges highlighted
A major independent survey of Caritas groups around the world points to the best way to end hunger – help small farmers, especially as they try to adapt to the changing climate. The survey …read more
Pope Francis sent more than 500 kilograms of food to the Integral Medicine Association for families in need of Tor Bella Monaca. He sent tomatoes, boxed vegetables, cheese, cereals and …read more
The Holy See's Permanent Observer at the United Nations has said that eliminating hunger is more than a high priority, but is rather a moral imperative. Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Holy See …read more
Pope Francis says that defeating world hunger will require more than aid and donations. Instead, we must "change the paradigm of aid and development policies" and change "how we understand …read more
Pope Francis is asking for support for a global campaign to end hunger, the Caritas One Human Family, Food for All campaign. Caritas organisations around the world are taking part in a “Week …read more