World hunger Archives - Crux



  • Lack of progress fighting hunger is shameful, pope says

    Lack of progress fighting hunger is shameful, pope says

    • Oct 16, 2018

    At a time of technological and scientific progress, “we ought to feel shame” for not having advanced in “humanity and solidarity” enough to feed the world’s poor, Pope Francis said.

  • Bread for the World says global hunger can end by 2030

    Bread for the World says global hunger can end by 2030

    • Nov 27, 2016

    Bread for the World believes that world hunger can be eliminated by 2030, but insists it will happen only if the United States and other major global powers train their resources on the difficulties afflicting “fragile states” around the world.

  • Biofuels are a culprit in world hunger, pope says

    • Jun 11, 2015

    ROME — Pope Francis offered a preview of his hotly-anticipated eco-encyclical on Thursday, arguing that climate change is not the only threat and that the increasing use of alternative energy sources such as biofuels is also dangerous because it can cause food shortages that contribute to world hunger. Francis called