Resource Title

Global Hunger Index 2018: forced migration and hunger


The 2018 Global Hunger Index—published jointly by Concern Worldwide and Welthungerhilfe—tracks the state of hunger worldwide and spotlights those places where action to address hunger is most urgently needed.

Resource Details

  • Author: Klaus von Grebmer, Jill Bernstein, Fraser Patterson, Andrea Sonntag, Lisa Maria Klaus, Jan Fahlbusch, Olive Towey, Connell Foley, Seth Gitter, Kierstin Ekstrom, Laura Hammond and Heidi Fritschel
  • Publisher: Concern Worldwide and Welthungerhilfe
  • Countries of Publication: Ireland, Germany
  • Year: 2018
  • ISBN: 978-0-9560981-2-2
  • Page Count: 62


This year’s Global Hunger Index reveals a distressing gap between the current rate of progress in the fight against hunger and undernutrition and the rate of progress needed to eliminate hunger and alleviate human suffering

The Concept of the Global Hunger Index 6
Global, Regional, and National Trends 10
Forced Migration and Hunger 24
A Closer Look at Hunger and Under-nutrition: Bangladesh and Ethiopia 34
Policy Recommendations 44