The Ongoing Need to Fight Food Insecurity After the Pandemic

The Ongoing Need to Fight Food Insecurity After the Pandemic

Herbalife Nutrition and Feed the Children stand together to support the world's growing nutrition needs

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 12:15pm

CAMPAIGN: Nutrition for Zero Hunger

CONTENT: Article

The pandemic has impacted the world in ways no one could have imagined. Seemingly overnight, global supply chains were disrupted, businesses came to a standstill, and the population grappled with the most significant health crisis in a generation. The pandemic laid bare another global challenge – hunger.

According to a recent food insecurity survey commissioned by Herbalife Nutrition and Feed the Children, 6 in 10 Americans have faced food insecurity at some point in their lives. Of those, 73% experienced it for the first time since the start of the pandemic. The faces of food insecurity defied stereotypes as lines of cars were depicted snaking around food banks in the United States. People who were previously donors suddenly found themselves on the other side of the donation line.

Read more in US News and World Report