As a result, thousands are starving and becoming malnourished. It will continue if nothing is done. This famine has harmed human beings and has put them under stress. Thus, they have little food and are experiencing many hardships. The food security in Somalia has dropped substantially due to a famine that has caused thousands to die from starvation, if there is no aid given to these malnourished people, the country will break down in security causing people to be defenseless and at risk.
Poverty is the state of being extremely poor. It is one of the most serious issue in the entire world, since a large number of individuals kick the bucket every year because of this huge issue. There are a lot of causes that leads to poverty such as discrimination and social inequality, war and political instability and debt. More than 20 percent of the world’s population lives in poverty. Poverty refers to the state of not having fundamental human needs, for example, clean water, sustenance, social insurance, dress, nourishment, and a warm place to live (1).
Topic Background The delegate of the republic of Belarus is deeply concerned of the issue of Hunger and the devastating impact on the life and health of people around the world. Currently, people all across the Globe especially people in Low Economically Developed Countries suffer from not getting nutritional food. A huge population of the people who are hungry are in developing nations where 12.9 percent or more don’t have balanced food. Just in Asia there 281 million people people that One in every nine people in the world get very little food and are undernourished, that is about a shocking number of 795 million people in the world.are under fed and don’t intake healthy food. It is alarming to note that 45% of children who under the age of 5 die from poor nutrition food which is an astounding 3.1 million every year.
Many Indian people are struggling to survive because they only get a meal per day or they don’t get it at all. They don’t have the money to get food or anything that could help them survive without having the experience to starve to death and shelter that could keep them safe and secure from the cold and hot weather. The UNICEF said that ‘’22000 kids die because their parents can not afford food for them to eat and keep themselves alive “. Poverty is a deadly issue because it kills thousands of people each day. Poverty occurs because people with
According to an article, “The high costs of being poor in America: Stress, pain, and worry,” written by Carol Graham, “Those living below the poverty line were twice as likely to report chronic pain and mental distress… and three to five times more likely to have extreme pain…” This unbearable pain has two sources. People living in slums can quite often suffer from hunger and lack of necessary items, thus causing physical pain. Earning less than 15,000 which is the poverty line comes with undeniable pain because many will not be able to afford their next meals. Families as a whole will suffer from hunger because they do not know where their next meal will come from which leads to roaring stomachs and zombie-like brains. According to Feeding America, “41 million people struggle with hunger in the United States, including 13 million children.” Another constraint is not being able to afford shoes or clothes for their children or themselves.
Poverty is the main reason for the world hunger. People living in poverty cannot afford to pay for the nutritious food. They are trap in the poverty and couldn 't escape the poverty cycle. There are more than one billion people who currently live below the international poverty line and undernourished. Undernourishment negatively affects people 's heath, productivity and diseases.
As we know poverty always cause many children lost their childhood，but I don 't think you known there have 2.2 billion children in the world , 1 billion of them in poverty, 121 million children out of education worldwide and 2.2 million children die each year just because they are not immunized. Also in 2011, 165 million children under the age 5 were stunted (reduced rate of growth and development) due to chronic malnutrition. Those were all about the
Another symptom is severe muscle cramps. This means that it is very hard for people affected to find a bathroom, as Kibera’s 1 million residents share 600 toilets; a single toilet serves 1,300 people causing them to go out in the open, spreading the disease at an extremely fast rate. In Kibera there are no government clinics or hospitals. The providers are the charitable organisations: AMREF, MSF, churches plus some others. With such a lack of hospitals and clinics, the chances of finding healthcare quick enough are very slim.
This disastrous crisis has led people to despair. During the long and freezing winter, Greeks burned trees that dropped and wooden furniture to stay warm, actions that with a healthy economy are considered absurd. (Derek, 2013) While the economy has reached an all time low and the youth unemployment has reached an all time high, the truth can’t be told in numbers. It’s simple. Kids are starving.
There were negative effects on the economy of South Africa, local businesses and the social life in South Africa. South Africa has spent billions on preparing for the world cup even though there are people living without a source of electricity or access to a sustainable amount of clean water or even have a decent home for them and their family. This shows that poverty is still a big issue in South Africa. What is worse is that the government of south Africa moved people from poor urban places so that they could build a new stadium, hundreds family lost their already bad homes to the world cup. There are about 50 million people in South Africa, only 5 million people pay taxes, and 13 million have a one of the five social grant which, Eligibility for each grant is dependent on an income-based means.