Food Is A Human Right

WHO’S HUNGRY

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization estimates:

“About 815 Million People of the 7.6 Billion People in the world – 10.7% – were suffering from Chronic Undernourishment in 2016.”

CHILDREN AND HUNGER

Children are the most visible Victims of Undernutrition.

“Undernutrition is a cause of 3.1 Million Child Deaths Annually, or 45% of all Child Deaths in 2011. 

 

PROFILE ON WORLD HUNGER

Poverty is The Principal Cause of Hunger.

“Hunger is also a Cause of Poverty.”

 

PROFILE OF FOOD BANK CLIENTS

Daily Bread Food Bank (Toronto, CA) reports:

  • 32% are Children
  • 51% are Single Person Households
  • 57% have a Disability
  • 54% identify as being a Visible Minority

 

HUNGER BY THE NUMBERS

Food Bank visits (locally) have increased by 4% over the past year:

  • 25% of Children went hungry at least once a month
  • 44% of Adults went hungry at least once a month
  • 52% had missed a meal to bill for a bill

 

SO, WHAT ARE WE DOING?

“Everything We Can To Help.”

Your Effort Helps to Fight Hunger.  

Volunteer.  Donate.  Learn.

Act locally.  Get involved in your community.

 

KLÖVE

Is My Special Thing … 

“About Blogger Besties Doing Good … Like I Know They Would.”

Click You Name It, I’m Buying

… We Do Together.
Photo by Pixabay from Pexels

Sources: https://donate.dailybread.ca https://www.worldhunger.org/world-hunger-and-poverty-facts-and-statistics/

14 thoughts on “Food Is A Human Right

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s