REWIND

Mo and Me: African Image-maker Extraordinaire

Rewind looks back at the life of Mohamed Amin, photographer and cameraman who helped inspire Live Aid.

Yemen

More than 8 million 'a step away' from famine in Yemen

UN calls for unimpeded aid delivery to war-torn Yemen as Saudi-led coalition's blockade of ports continues.

More than 8 million 'a step away' from famine in Yemen

Yemen

Wheat aid arrives in blockaded Yemen amid famine fears

Ships carrying more than 30,000 tonnes of wheat docks arrive through Yemen's Houthi-held ports of Saleef and Hudeida.

Saudi Arabia

Saudi easing of Yemen siege 'no cause for celebration'

Aid and rights groups say unless the Kingdom allows unfettered commercial access, millions will continue to go hungry.

Saudi easing of Yemen siege 'no cause for celebration'

Opinion

Will seven million starving Yemenis ever find justice?

The control of food importation into Yemen is being used as a weapon of war, seemingly by all sides.

Catriona Murdoch

by Catriona Murdoch
- Wayne Jordash

Catriona Murdoch

Middle East

Millions of Yemenis face hunger during Ramadan

At least 17 million people suffer food shortages in what the UN calls the world's largest humanitarian crisis.

Opinion

Crop biodiversity: The key to ending hunger

Crop plant biodiversity protects our food supplies, but it is not getting enough attention.

Mohamed Bakarr

by Mohamed Bakarr
- Kevin Pixley

Mohamed Bakarr

Inside Story

Can famine in Africa be contained?

Millions are going hungry in several countries because of the worst drought in living memory.

Africa

Six aid workers killed in an ambush in South Sudan: UN

It is highest number of humanitarian workers killed in one incident since South Sudan descended into conflict in 2013.

Somalia

Somali leader pleads for help to avert famine

President urges the world to step up, highlighting the 2011 famine that killed 260,000 Somalis.

Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed: Help the Somali people

Africa

Yemen and Somalia 'months away' from famine

Conflict-hit countries have only 3-4 months before millions are at risk of famine, Red Cross says.

Yemen and Somalia 'months away' from famine

Opinion

Ending famine in Somalia, the Turkish way

As Somalia faces yet another famine, donors should learn from the successful aid model Turkey employed in the country.

Afyare Abdi Elmi

by Afyare Abdi Elmi

Afyare Abdi Elmi

Famine

South Sudan 'keeps buying weapons amid famine'

South Sudan's government rejects UN report accusing it of buying weapons despite country descending into famine.

South Sudan keeps buying weapons amid famine: UN

Africa

UK's Boris Johnson in Somalia highlights famine threat

Foreign secretary addresses drought with Somali president, vowing to tackle 'underlying problems' threatening famine.

Boris Johnson: Moving fast to tackle famine threat