Russia’s war in Ukraine has caused global prices for grains, cooking oils, fuel and fertiliser to soar. Photo: Reuters
Russia’s war in Ukraine has caused global prices for grains, cooking oils, fuel and fertiliser to soar. Photo: Reuters
Ukraine war

UN chief says war in Ukraine is driving world hunger

  • War in Ukraine and sanctions on Russia have disrupted supplies of fertiliser, wheat and other commodities from both countries
  • UN chief says the number of severely food insecure people globally has doubled from 135 million to 276 million in two years

Russia’s war in Ukraine has caused global prices for grains, cooking oils, fuel and fertiliser to soar. Photo: Reuters
Russia’s war in Ukraine has caused global prices for grains, cooking oils, fuel and fertiliser to soar. Photo: Reuters
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