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Hunger and famine

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Hunger and famine

  1. 1. Hunger and Famine In Africa By Hope Ruotolo
  2. 2. The Problem <ul><li>38 million people face starvation in Africa </li></ul>
  3. 3. Political Causes <ul><li>Absence of stable government
  4. 4. Military and internal conflict </li></ul>
  5. 5. The Effects <ul><li>Unable to improve agriculture
  6. 6. Destroyed land </li></ul>
  7. 7. Economic Causes <ul><li>Drought
  8. 8. Poverty </li></ul>
  9. 9. The Effects <ul><li>Fatal crop failure
  10. 10. Death of livestock
  11. 11. People can not afford food </li></ul>
  12. 12. Social Cause <ul><li>AIDS/HIV </li></ul>
  13. 13. The Effect <ul><li>Millions are dying
  14. 14. No one to harvest/produce food </li></ul>
  15. 15. What the U.S. Can Do to Help <ul><li>#1: Help make food available to those who need it
  16. 16. #2: Increase funding and provide care towards sufferers of AIDS </li></ul>
  17. 17. What You Can Do <ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W4GMYQx58OE </li></ul>

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