SGP World Hunger

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SGP World Hunger

  1. 1. World Hunger<br />Paulina Cho<br />May 21st, 2010<br />Senior Graduation Project<br />
  2. 2. Personal Relevance<br />Awareness<br />Doing something good for others<br />Not turning my back on issues beyond our own borders<br />
  3. 3. Topic Relevance<br />May effect you<br />Awareness/knowledge on issues going on in the world<br />
  4. 4. Project Goals<br />Understanding hunger issues<br />Inform others about what is going on<br />Learn how to alleviate hunger<br />Donate to a food relief charity<br />
  5. 5. Overview<br />Hunger Power Point <br />World Food Programme<br />Bake Sale iMovie Application<br />Conclusion<br />Class Activity- Free Rice<br />
  6. 6. Thesis<br />There is enough food in the world today to nourish everyone although 907 million people in developing countries are hungry and extremely malnourished. Spreading awareness about the issues occurring in developing countries today may change the course of the future. <br />
  7. 7. Definition of Hunger<br />“A feeling of discomfort or weakness caused by lack of food, couple with the desire to eat.”<br />“Severe lack of food.”<br />“Strong desire or craving.”<br />
  8. 8. What is Hunger?<br />Desperate scarcity of food<br />Poverty is Hungers main root<br />
  9. 9. Food Security <br />Food Availability<br />Food Access<br />Food Use <br />
  10. 10. Food Security<br />“When all people at all times have access to sufficient, safe, nutritious food to maintain a healthy and active life”<br />
  11. 11. Key Causes of Hunger<br />Natural Disasters<br />War/Conflict<br />Poverty<br />Poor Agriculture<br />Over Exploitation of land<br />
  12. 12. Natural Disasters<br />Floods<br />Droughts<br />Ruining of land<br />
  13. 13. Natural Disasters<br />Climates<br />Major setbacks in communities <br />
  14. 14. War/Conflict<br />Damage of land<br />Abandonment of land<br />
  15. 15. Poverty<br />Poverty Trap<br />Can’t afford to grow<br />www.wfp/hunger/causes<br />
  16. 16. Poor Agriculture<br />Poor farming<br />Poor resources<br />Poor growth<br />
  17. 17. Over Exploitation on Land<br />Deforestation<br />Over cropping<br />Exhausting earth's fertility <br />
  18. 18. Who are Hungry?<br />642 million in Asia & Pacific<br />265 million in Sub-Saharan Africa<br />53 million in Latin America & Caribbean<br />42 million in the Near East & North Africa<br />
  19. 19. Where Hunger Occurs<br />Low-income rural areas<br />Farming areas<br />Developing countries<br />
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  21. 21. Developing Countries<br />A poor agricultural country that is seeking to become more advanced economically and socially.<br />Dictionary.com<br />
  22. 22. The Hungry<br />All ages<br />Families in rural communities<br />Unemployed<br />Landless Farmers<br />The sick<br />
  23. 23. The Hungry<br />Rural risk<br />Farmers<br />Children<br />Woman<br />
  24. 24. Under-Nourishment <br />Not enough nutrients<br />Not enough energy to function<br />
  25. 25. Malnutrition<br />Wasting<br />Stunting<br />Underweight<br />Death from starvation or disease<br />
  26. 26. Malnutrition Cont. <br />Inadequate intake of protein, energy and micronutrients.<br />Frequent infections and disease<br />Deficiency of Vitamin A<br />Deficiency of Iron<br />Deficiency of Iodine<br />
  27. 27. Stunting<br />Reduced growth rate in human development<br />Growth<br />Size<br />
  28. 28. Starvation<br />Extreme form of malnutrition<br />Significant fat & Muscle loss <br />
  29. 29. Wasting Away<br />Extreme weight loss<br />Result from starvation or disease<br />
  30. 30. HIV/AIDS & Diseases<br />More susceptible to diseases<br />Estimated 33 million people live with HIV worldwide<br />
  31. 31. Alleviating Hunger<br />Spend more on agriculture<br />Better use of local land and local physical food stocks<br />
  32. 32. Alleviating Hunger<br />Comprehensive Framework<br />Improving on what we have<br />Immediate Attention <br />
  33. 33. Government Alleviating Hunger<br />Taxation measures<br />Price controls<br />Safety nets<br />
  34. 34. World Food Programme<br />
  35. 35. WFP Emergency Responses<br />“Time saved means lives saved” (wfp)<br />Emergency Preparedness<br />
  36. 36. WFP Hunger Prevention Projects<br />Food For Assets<br />Irrigation<br />War-torn Countries<br />Poverty Farmers<br />Developing Schools<br />
  37. 37. How You Can Help<br />Spread awareness<br />Donations!<br />
  38. 38. A Billion for a Billion!<br />http://www.wfp.org/1billion<br />
  39. 39. Application<br />Bake Sale <br />(April 15, 2010)<br />iMovie<br />
  40. 40. Conclusion <br />In conclusion I learned in depth about world hunger. Once again there is enough food for everyone yet people are still suffering. This is a serious issue going on in our world where one can truly make a difference just by spreading awareness.<br />
  41. 41. Class Activity<br />http://freerice.com<br />
  42. 42. Work Cited<br />http://www.wfp.org/our-work <br />"Feeding The Hungry." Economist 371.8374 (2004): 74. MasterFILE Premier. Web. 21      Nov. 2009. <br />"Food Security." World Health Organization. N.p., n.d. Web. 27 Apr. 2010.      <http://www.who.int/trade/glossary/story028/en/>. <br />Fridell, Ron. The war on hunger : dealing with dictators, deserts, and debt.      Brookfield, Conn: Twenty-First Century Books, 2003. Print. <br />
  43. 43. Work Cited<br />Gardner, Gary, and Brian Halweil. "Escaping Hunger, Escaping Excess." World      Watch (July-Aug. 2000): 24-35. SIRS Researcher. Web. 21 Nov. 2009. <br />Holmes, John. "Losing 25,000 to Hunger Every Day." UN Chronicle (U.N. Dept. of      Public Information) 45 (Feb. 2008): 14-20. SIRS Researcher. Web. 1 Dec.      2009.<br />
  44. 44. Work Cited<br />"Hunger Facts: International." Bread For The World. N.p., n.d. Web. 5 May 2010.      <http://www.bread.org/learn/hunger-basics/      hunger-facts-international.html>. <br />"Hunger Facts: International." Bread For The World. N.p., n.d. Web. 5 May 2010.      <http://www.bread.org/learn/hunger-basics/      hunger-facts-international.html>. <br />
  45. 45. Work Cited<br />Lynas, Mark. "Food Crisis." NEW STATESMAN (London, England) 137.4893 (2008):      24-26. SIRS Researcher. Web. 1 Dec. 2009. <br />Maddocks, Steven. World Hunger. Milwaukee, WI : World Almanac, 2005. Print. <br />"Malnutrition Diseases." Buzzle.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 4 May 2010.      <http://www.buzzle.com/articles/malnutrition-diseases.html>. <br />
  46. 46. Works Cited<br />Schmidhuber, Josef, and Francesco N Tubiello. "Global Food Security Under      Climate Change." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the      United States of America 104.50 (2007): n. pag. JSTOR. Web. 14 Apr. 2010.      <http://www.jstor.org/stable/25450779>. <br />"Starvation." Wikipedia. N.p., n.d. Web. 28 Apr. 2010.      <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Starvation><br />
  47. 47. Works Cited<br />"Stunted Growth." Wikipedia. N.p., n.d. Web. 27 Apr. 2010.      <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stunted_growth>. <br />United Nations World Food Programme. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Apr. 2010.      <http://www.wfp.org/>. <br />Vidal, John. "How We Feed the World On 85p." The Observer (London, England)      (Oct. 2009): 32. SIRS Researcher. Web. 1 Dec. 2009. <br />
  48. 48. Works Cited<br />"World's 50 Poorest Countries." Infoplease. N.p., n.d. Web. 4 May 2010.      <http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0908763.html>. <br />http://www.wfp.org/hiv-aids<br />http://kbanespr.files.wordpress.com/2009/11/past.jpg<br />http://politicalrogue.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/world-hunger.jpg<br />
  49. 49. Work Cited<br />http://fileserver.tinker.com/tinker/events/15/15026_main_image_1256325105.jpg<br />http://www.actnow.com.au/files/6016/world_hunger__by_Mr_Kris.jpg<br />http://transitioniow.org/wp-content/uploads/2008/05/drought-china.jpg<br />http://abagond.files.wordpress.com/2007/03/darfur_conflict.jpg<br />
  50. 50. Work Cited<br />http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_8OaZRcNWEq8/SqoEXNfwLqI/AAAAAAAAAc0/K4NPCrOtJ6k/s400/quinapondon_samar_rice_farming_05.JPG<br />http://www.novinite.com/media/images/2009-04/photo_verybig_102920.jpg<br />http://documents.wfp.org/stellent/groups/public/documents/newsroom/wfp194619.jpg<br />http://www.wfp.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/600x300//sites/default/files/BGD_200408_WFP-Shehzad-Noorani_0191d.jpg<br />
  51. 51. Work Cited<br />http://www.wfp.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/600x300//sites/default/files/INS_20050115_WFP-Rein_Skullerud_0098d.jpg<br />http://www.omafra.gov.on.ca/english/crops/hort/news/allontario/ao0703a1f5.jpg<br />http://www.wfp.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/600x400/photos/600_Main_Nscripture.jpg<br />http://jeffreyleow.files.wordpress.com/2008/03/meier_foster12.jpg<br />
  52. 52. Work Cited<br />http://documents.wfp.org/stellent/groups/public/documents/liaison_offices/wfp185786.jpg<br />http://cdn.picapp.com/ftp/Images/b/3/5/5/8b.jpg<br />http://www.bcps.org/offices/lis/models/9famstudworldhunger/images/WH_grnkorea.jpg<br />http://flickeringpictures.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/08/nkorea_hunger.gif<br />http://www.betterworld.net/quotes/endhunger-quotes-2.htm<br />
  53. 53. Work Cited<br />http://www.wfp.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/600x400/photos/600_bis_Total_Hungry_People_2001-2009.jpg<br />http://library.thinkquest.org/C002291/high/present/stats.html<br />http://www.stopthehunger.com/<br />http://www.heartsandminds.org/poverty/hungerfacts.htm<br />http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_rqCxPYPgS8o/SeAtUrG_69I/AAAAAAAAA1Y/ehFXa8JqqTM/s400/Hungry+children.jpg<br />
  54. 54. Work Cited<br />http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/nutritional-products-used-wfp<br />

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