Salicornia, a succulent, is already being used as a salt replacement in burger patties — a rare farming success in the UAE, which imports nearly all of its food.
A first-of-a-kind 2021 to 2025 initiative by the UAE and the USA to combat global hunger, and at least mitigate, if not completely dissipate, all the existing and yet-to-happen challenges to feed the over seven billion people all over
“Armed conflict destroys food systems, shatters livelihoods and drives people from their homes, leaving many extremely vulnerable and hungry. Sometimes these impacts are by-products of war, but all too often they are inflicted deliberately and unlawfully..."
An architecture and design competition that is held every year around Christmas in Sweden draws a lot of interest.
In one commendable incident, an unknown customer left behind a whopping $5,600 tip at the Souk Mediterranean Kitchen & Bar in Toledo in the US state of Ohio.
Food banks around the US continue giving away far more canned, packaged and fresh provisions than they did before the virus outbreak tossed millions of people out of work, forcing many to seek something to eat for the first time.
The move, which will bring total available funding for projects over the next 15 months to $30 billion, was unveiled hours before a major United Nations meeting on global food security.
The sanctions and military action have disrupted supplies of fertiliser, wheat and other commodities from both Russia and Ukraine.
David Beasley of UN World Food Programme told the UN Security Council on Thursday that the world is faced with the scourge of hunger after the pandemic, and it is also one of the after-effects of the pandemic, apart from wars in Yemen, Ukraine, Syria, droughts in places like Somalia, and economic crises arising