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Severe drought adds to hunger in Guatemala

Friday, August 24, 2012


A severe drought in Guatemala has sparked a crisis in corn production, the ministry of Agriculture reported.

At least $6 million has been recorded in losses to harvests of corn and beans.

The problem is particularly severe because Guatemala already has high levels of malnutrition among children.





Full story (in Spanish)