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Unformatted text preview: LDCs that have experienced famine, and identify the cause of famine in each of these countries. Famine is extreme food shortage. If its not addressed it will result in acute hunger, emaciation, and death. Famine is caused by, drought, flooding, disease, pests, and AIDS. Colonial India has experienced famine because of colonial neglect. Sudan experienced famine caused by the civil war. North Korea experienced famine because the government restricted food distrabution. D) Today, what is the most important food problem-chronic food insecurity, acute food insecurity, or famine? Explain why this is the most important problem. Chronic food insecurity is the most important food problem because it is the one that people struggle with most in LCDs....
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- Spring '04
- Famine, Malnutrition, food insecurity, chronic food insecurity