Food crisis worsens in Afghanistan amid major drought and rising poverty and other stories

Today we look at the hunger crisis in Afghanistan amid a severe drought; a strike against insecurity and critical fuel shortages in Haiti, and more

October 26, 2021 by Peoples Dispatch

In today’s episode of the Daily Round-up, we take a look at the worsening hunger crisis in Afghanistan amid a severe drought and harsh winter; strikes observed in different towns across Haiti against rising insecurity and the blocking of critical fuel supplies by armed gangs; a UN report showing a record rise in greenhouse emissions in 2020 and the net zero emissions by 2050 goal announced by Australia; and a 120 mile march for justice to Bolivia’s capital undertaken by families of the victims of the 2019 Senkata and Sacaba massacres.