(Can be done in groups or breakout rooms if hybrid/virtual)
What is a famine?
What causes famine?
How often does famine occur?
What episodes of famine do you know of? See how many examples you can come up with from history. Are there any famines occurring in the world today? If you can’t think of any famines or have never heard of famine before, why do you think that is?
How are famine and natural disasters related? How do human actions sometimes cause famine? How do we prevent famine?