Food Insecurity

Environmental conditions and economic crisis have contributed to rising prices of food and crop destruction that has created a food crisis in countries like El Salvador.  Neo-liberal economic policies have made Salvadoran’s incredibly vulnerable to global crises, especially since 85% of food consumed in El Salvador is imported.

Read about the food crisis and the struggle for food security in El Salvador:

World Food Program on El Salvador

Poor Eating Less While Food Prices Soar

by Raul Gutierrez, IPS News

SHARE eNewsletter: Rural Women Respond to Food Security Crisis
by SHARE staff

Planting Seeds of Women’s Empowerment in San Pablo Tacachico
by SHARE staff