Essay on The Global Problem Of World Hunger

981 Words May 17th, 2016 4 Pages
Have you ever skipped breakfast and mid-morning you hear your stomach growling? Imagine if you had to deal with this all day, everyday… World hunger is a huge concern that affects millions of people. As humans, by being informed of the many facts and consequences of the stated problem, it may cause us to take action upon fixing it. The global problem of world hunger is due to factors such as poverty, conflicts, and unequal distribution. In the first place, poverty is the major contributor to world hunger. “The causes of poverty include poor people 's lack of resources, an extremely unequal income distribution in the world and within specific countries, conflict, and hunger itself (2015 World Hunger).” Therefore, on top of hunger there is also many other factors people in poverty have to deal with. This is unfair to think of, especially considering the fact that this is a world-wide problem. “The world produces enough food to feed all 7 billion people, but those who go hungry either do not have land to grow food or money to purchase it (11 Facts).” The mind-blowing fact that the problem that is causing deaths daily all over the world is due to lack of money, should show everyone that we need to fix something and treat each other more like humans, not letting money or ownership of land get in the way. Also, depending on if you lived in a developing or developed country, billions of people (at one point or another) lived on two dollars per day. This cash was for all their…

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