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El Niño worsens drought in Central America

Over 2 million people in Central America are going hungry because of a severe drought, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) said today. Crop losses have been significant.

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McGovern-Dole helping children in Guatemala

A program named after former senators Bob Dole and George McGovern is feeding children all around the globe.

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Drought causing hunger emergency in Central America

The worst drought in a decade has caused food shortages in El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua.

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Special delivery of food for children in Guatemala

Many families are struggling in Guatemala. Poverty has worsened because of the coffee rust. This is a fungus which infects and destroys coffee leaves. Small farmers are not able to grow as much of the staple crop. Their incomes are lower, and this is very difficult considering the already existing poverty levels.

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