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WFP releases research tool at climate change meeting

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) has created a new research tool focusing on how climate change impacts hunger. The Food Insecurity and Climate Change Vulnerability map will be unveiled Tuesday at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21).

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WFP says Paris climate negotiations crucial

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) said Friday it will be attending the climate negotiations (COP21) starting November 30. The conference will be held in Paris, France to seek solutions to the growing crisis of climate change.

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UN food agency praises Pope’s encyclical on climate change

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) witnesses first-hand the impact of climate change on the world’s hungry. WFP, the largest food aid organization, responds to hunger emergencies caused by natural disasters.

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Ancient grain fights hunger in climate change

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Farmers get safety net against climate shocks

Farmers in developing countries are increasingly feeling the effects of climate change. When drought or other climate shocks hit, it can set off a domino effect of tragedy for farmers and their communities. But a new program gives them insurance, protection against disasters.

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Climate change warnings and global hunger

As Dwight Eisenhower once said, “If a danger exists in the world, it is a danger shared by all.” The extreme weather we see impacts us all, one way or another.

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