Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Gap

As of 2005, the FAO of the United Nations estimates that about 18% of the population world wide is severely undernourished.  One of the biggest differences between food insecurity in the United States vs. the entire globe is access to … Continue reading

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Food Insecurity…What to do…?

The growth of food insecurity over the past few decades has been caused by many confounding factors including a rapidly growing population, lack of education, unemployment, inflation and high interest rates and continuous degradation on the environment.  The effects of … Continue reading

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Living on $3/day for 5 days…

Part I: Planning   Before you begin the experience, reflect on how do you think it might feel (physically, emotionally, and mentally) to be food insecure?             To be food insecure would be very stressful.  In order to consume all … Continue reading

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