WFP warns of famines of biblical proportions in 2021, urges quick steps to stop spread of hunger


The U.N. World Food Program (WFP) has warned world leaders of famines of biblical proportions in 2021 if steps were not taken to quickly address the hunger triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic that has hit the world hard. “We were able to avert it in 2020 … because the world leaders responded with money, stimulus […]

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World grapples with severe water scarcity; India leads the way


Indians make up for most of the nearly two-thirds of the world’s population that has to battle with moderate to severe water scarcity at least one month every year, making maintenance of blue water footprint one of the biggest challenges for humanity, a new global study has found. In a paper published in the journal […]

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