Food is a daily life essential in which everybody needs. It is not guaranteed that every person gets food to eat. This may lead to starvation or malnutrition and in severe situations, hunger can cause death. When it comes to hunger and food-related problems, children are the most affected because they are still in their growth phase. Due to this, children require to consume a lot of dietary contents. This is also because children do not work to provide for themselves and they have to depend on people. Other children are fortunate and they have everything they need while others are not and starve.
Various well-wishers collaborate to try to curb hunger among children in impoverished regions. These well-wishers offer aid to the children in these hunger stricken areas. They also come up with strategies to avoid food insecurity in the future. These humanitarians also play important roles like coming together with different organizations like non-governmental organizations, nonprofit making, and charitable institutions to help the less fortunate children. Various reasons contribute to food insecurity. First, wars can create food insecurity because wars bring agriculture to a halt for quite some time. Political instabilities also lead to food insecurities because farmers slow down due to the effects of the crashes. Drought is a major factor that causes food insecurity especially in dry areas and in areas where irrigation is not used.
Bodies of children require healthy food since it plays a major role during their active stage of their lives. Food makes children to stay healthy and also strengthen their immune system. Food consumed by children help them grow well and become healthy. Body muscles are require nutrients to be made stronger and stronger. Food is not only important to children but also to each and every person. Eradicating food insecurity has been a major agenda in the recent years around the world. The government has especially played a big role in curbing food insecurity. It has introduced food banks to make sure that every child is able to get food no matter where they come from. Feeding programs have been introduced in learning institutions to ensure that children are well fed to perform well in their school work. A lot of livelihoods have been changed by the plans that have been set up.
Healthy food is therefore crucial in the livelihood of many children and each child around the world should be fed well. People around a community that is hunger stricken should also speak up so that they can get the aid they require. People around the world should come together to fight hunger. This can be attained by incorporating strategies that increase food production and also following them to achieve a hunger-free world.