World Food Day: The world is hungry

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UNITED NATIONS. October 15. KAZINFORM At a time when the global economic crisis dominates the news, the world needs to be reminded that not everyone works in offices and factories. The crisis is stalking the small-scale farms and rural areas of the world, where 70 percent of the world's hungry live and work; Kazinform refers to China Daily.

With an estimated increase of 105 million hungry people in 2009, there are now 1.02 billion malnourished people in the world, meaning that almost one sixth of all humanity is suffering from hunger; Kazinform cites China Daily.

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