Did you know? Malnutrition contributes to the death of approx. 3 million children under the age of 5 every year. This figure is estimated to double by the end of 2020. The pandemic is causing a huge reverse on efforts made to achieve #ZeroHunger .
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More than 12m cases globally, and the coronavirus pandemic has also caused a largely unreported hunger pandemic – if we don’t act now, up to 12,000 people could starve to death every day. ⚠️ Please share this film. #ZeroCases #ZeroHunger https://t.co/ikOXHdWpqO https://t.co/6lH8IvfnVz
#COVID19 is more dangerous in already vulnerable contexts. We need to end debt so countries can feed + support their ppl; new food systs informed + driven by women; inclusively designed + implemented ceasefires; assistance for those in need; climate action! #ZeroCases #ZeroHunger https://t.co/yS65KpoY2P
'People are scared. Families who need their food crops to survive are witnessing everything they worked for being destroyed': @Concern 's team reporting from rural Kenya as they work to avert the damage being done by huge swarms of locusts. https://t.co/QTq87GGkgt