Hunger

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Louise created this photo essay to teach about and bring awareness to this problem, show some solutions, and inspire others to take action.

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Hunger

  1. 1. Hunger By Louise Bastiaans
  2. 2. The Cause <ul><li>The cause of hunger is: </li></ul><ul><li>The climate changes might cause drought. </li></ul><ul><li>Poverty(Poorness). </li></ul><ul><li>Fair Trade. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Hunger=Hunger means that you don’t get enough food. But also means that you don’t get sufficient vitamins and minerals and that you don’t have a balanced diet.
  4. 4. <ul><li>In September 2000 the largest ever gathering of heads of state started the new millennium by adopting the Millennium declaration.189 countries have agreed to this. These goals will be reached by: </li></ul>2015
  5. 5. Millennium Development Goals of the UN <ul><li>End poverty(Poorness) and hunger. </li></ul><ul><li>Education For all children. </li></ul><ul><li>Men and women have the same rights and treatment,etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Child Health. </li></ul><ul><li>Lessen death in child birth. </li></ul><ul><li>Fight HIV/AIDS,Malaria and other diseases. </li></ul><ul><li>Take better care of environment. </li></ul><ul><li>Countries working together with out problems. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Hunger around the world
  7. 7. <ul><li>963 million people are hungry. </li></ul>
  8. 9. Eleven million children under five years old still die every year because of hunger.
  9. 10. <ul><li>Every day around 3 million children die of hunger,1child each 5 seconds die from a hunger related cause. </li></ul><ul><li>Some families can’t afford food this is one of the reasons people die of hunger. </li></ul>
  10. 12. <ul><li>150 million children die because their weight is to low. </li></ul>
  11. 14. Comparison We eat Pizza a lot and wish we can have more and more pieces of pizza. When they wish for something to eat.
  12. 15. Around 10,000,000 people round the world die each year.
  13. 16. Poor countries have a lot of people with hunger.These countries can’t produce or buy enough food products. Because the places where they live might be dry and have no water without water they can’t grow crops
  14. 17. <ul><li>A poor farmer might have have a certain amount of rice and nothing else he would have to feed his family rice and nothing else because they can’t buy other kinds of food. His family will not get all the n utrients they need. </li></ul>
  15. 18. This 4-year-old girl in Ghana walks 2 1/2 miles twice each day to carry water.
  16. 19. <ul><li>Thanks to Ryan(Ryan’s well) kids don’t have to walk that far anymore. But the you will have to dig deeper down in the ground to get more water. </li></ul>
  17. 20. nearly 700 million people live on less than $1 a day.
  18. 21. The “Stop Hunger Now” has short term solution by making a school lunch feeding program the lunch that the kids get contain dried fruit grains,rice soy, and other n utrient s things these lunches can last for 5 years.20 cent per meal.These lunches are being packed by volunteers in the US.
  19. 22. There are enough sustainable resources right now to feed everyone on the planet.
  20. 23. Solution <ul><li>1,2 billion die of hunger (50% off) 600 million people die of hunger after. </li></ul>
  21. 24. Think Twice
  22. 25. It’s another day for you and I in
  23. 26. Paradise
  24. 27. Make poverty & Hunger History
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