Protracted conflicts causing alarming spikes in severe hunger

by World Food Program and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

A child in South Sudan where conflict has dramatically worsened food insecurity. ©UNPhoto/JCMcIlwaine
A child in South Sudan where conflict has dramatically worsened food insecurity. ©UNPhoto/JCMcIlwaine

Briefs for UN Security Council highlight how millions of people remain trapped in a vicious cycle of violence and hunger