Water

The world's major famines from the last century

Women wait in line during a UNICEF supported mobile health clinic in the village of Rubkuai, Unity State, South Sudan, February 16, 2017. Picture taken February 16, 2017. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RTSZHLU

Famine was formally declared on Monday in parts of South Sudan, which has been mired in civil war since 2013. Image: REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Magdalena Mis
Production Editor, Thomson Reuters Foundation
Share:
Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Water is affecting economies, industries and global issues
A hand holding a looking glass by a lake
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale
Stay up to date:

Water

Don't miss any update on this topic

Create a free account and access your personalized content collection with our latest publications and analyses.

Sign up for free

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:
WaterHumanitarian ActionHuman Rights
Share:
World Economic Forum logo
Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe today

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

Droughts are creating new supply chain problems. This is what you need to know

Ewan Thomson

October 25, 2023

About Us

Events

Media

Partners & Members

  • Join Us

Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2023 World Economic Forum