Food and hunger

Lesotho: Declining crop production sparks food crisis

Mamatsuri, a 33-year-old widow, was not able to harvest this or last year. Currently she has no food in reserve.

Does helping people adapt to climate change do any good?

Marginalised men and women in Ghana, Kenya and Niger are taking on the challenge of climate change.

"I am fending off drought threats – with bee keeping!"

The knowledge Mohamed gained from bee-keeping training has benefited the whole community as well as his family.

Niger: The faces of the food crisis, up close

The food crisis in the Sahel has several causes but one result: people don’t have enough to eat.

Niger: Everybody depends on the Earth to survive

Climate change is making survival more difficult in Dan Maza Idi and villages like it across Niger.

Niger: “Food is the most basic need”

Drought, soaring food prices, and regional insecurity are creating additional pressure for struggling families like Tchima’s.

Mother in Niger: I don’t want to lose another child

When Dije Ousmana looks at her baby son Abdulahadi she tries not to think of her three other children who died in earlier food crises.

Adapting to climate change in Ecuador: “I no longer depend on others”

Despite coming from a long line of farmers, Maria was struggling to feed her children as the climate became more unpredictable. Read how CARE helped.