HIV: the impact of under-nutrition on resilience

HIV is a virus that damages the cells of the immune system, weakening the ability to fight everyday infections and diseases. AIDS is the term used to describe a range of potentially life-threatening infections and illnesses that occur as a result of a severely damaged immune system by the HIV virus. Morbidity (condition of beingContinue reading HIV: the impact of under-nutrition on resilience

War: the effects of forced migration on hunger

In 2015, the world’s countries committed to achieving zero hunger by 2030, however, a study by the Global Hunger Index this year examined 119 countries and found that 51 had levels of hunger that were seriously alarming. Central African Republic was singled out as the only nation with extremely alarming levels of hunger as aContinue reading War: the effects of forced migration on hunger