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School gardens a lifeline for hungry Cambodian children

Remote schools in Siem Reap province use the gardens to teach pupils life skills such as cultivation and cooking

Southeast Asian MPs urge ASEAN economic ministers to immediately tackle food...

“It is necessary to put in place a coordinated effort to protect the most vulnerable from a potentially devastating economic downturn”

Global food crisis ‘will kill millions’ by disease, health executive warns

The knock-on effects of the food shortages mean many will die not only of starvation but from having weaker defenses against diseases

Indian weddings go green with new tree-planting traditions

Indian communities are planting trees to celebrate local customs and events such as weddings and funerals to help restore degraded land

Incidents of hunger in Philippines rise during first quarter of 2022

An estimated 3.1 million families experienced involuntary hunger, or being hungry and not having anything to eat at least once

Plenty of fish but no catch as Sri Lanka economic crisis...

The crisis has left vessels without fuel to go to sea, and the repercussions are rippling down to dinner tables around the country

Survey reveals ‘alarming’ state of food insecurity in India

According to the result of the study, close to 80 percent of those surveyed reported some form of food insecurity

North Koreans, already hungry, now short of cooking oil

North Korea needs external food aid to meet its basic needs, according to a report by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization

Pope Francis warns of global food insecurity, calls for support for...

Pope Francis assured the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization of Church support in fighting hunger and its causes

Malaysian urban dwellers ‘reclaim’ city land, one garden at a time

Amid the high rises that tower over the Malaysian capital, tiny community gardens are taking shape

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