UN Warns Pandemic-Intensified Famines Are Looming, ‘Endangering the Lives of Millions’ 

The convergence of socio-environmental “disasters, economic shocks, and public health crises, all compounded by the Covid-19 pandemic,” has magnified the risks of famine, “endangering the lives of millions” of people living in Yemen, South Sudan, northeast Nigeria, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the United Nations’ top humanitarian official warned in a statement obtained by the New York Times over the weekend. 

Source: UN Warns Pandemic-Intensified Famines Are Looming, ‘Endangering the Lives of Millions’ | Portside

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