World: A year of crisis slows progress towards hunger eradication

Countries: Djibouti, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Lao People’s Democratic Republic (the), Niger, Tajikistan, Uganda, World, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Sources: Concern Worldwide, Welthungerhilfe

Global hunger has fallen since the 2000s, but progress is too slow. The report highlights 11 countries in which hunger is confirmed, or provisionally considered ‘alarming’ levels, an increase of seven.