A child dies from hunger every
Poor nutrition and hunger are responsible for the death of
children die each year
That’s nearly half of all deaths in children under the age of 5. The children die because their bodies lack basic nutrients.
Africa has the second largest
number of undernourished people, after Asia, where
This is largely due to the vast
population size of Asia: 4.4 billion versus
Approximately half of Nigeria's population - live in extreme poverty, which is less than $1.90 a day (estimates from the World Data Lab's Poverty Clock)
while over 12 million residents of Lagos struggle to feed their families daily.
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Please note that the quotes figures are not exhaustive or representative of all the communities in each Local Government Area (LGA). They only represent the number of households currently in need of palliatives as identified (and supported) by our implementing partners. Figures will be updated as we access additional data.