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Famine

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Famine

  1. 1. Madis Lepiksaar Famine
  2. 2. Causes of famine <ul><li>C rop failure </li></ul><ul><li>Shortage of food </li></ul><ul><li>Overpopulation </li></ul><ul><li>War </li></ul><ul><li>Etc. </li></ul>
  3. 3. History <ul><li>Great Famine of 1315–1317 </li></ul><ul><li>1601-1603 Famine in Estonia </li></ul><ul><li>1921 Famine in Russia </li></ul><ul><li>1941-1944 Famine in Leningrad </li></ul>
  4. 4. Holocaust <ul><li>Jews </li></ul><ul><li>3 miljon killed </li></ul><ul><li>Auschwitz 1,4 million </li></ul>
  5. 5. Labour camps in USSR <ul><li>Mainly in Siberia </li></ul><ul><li>To mix nations </li></ul><ul><li>Work </li></ul><ul><li>“ Criminals” </li></ul><ul><li>Katorga </li></ul>
  6. 6. Nowadays famine <ul><li>Africa </li></ul><ul><li>Fast population growth </li></ul><ul><li>1998-2004 Second Congo War. 3.8 million </li></ul><ul><li>2000-2007 Zimbabwe's food crisis </li></ul>
  7. 7. C onsequences of famine <ul><li>Death </li></ul><ul><li>Cannibalism </li></ul><ul><li>Diseases </li></ul>

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