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World Water Day

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Every year, on March 22, we celebrate World Water Day by raising awareness about water-related issues and inspiring people to take action and make a difference. Water is fundamentally important to human survival and inextricably linked with the health of the environment and the economy. We are so fortunate to have access to clean water,…

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A message from our CEO.

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How we can all stick together globally. To all of you in our Hunger Project community,  I know we often say ‘I hope you’re well’, but right now I mean it more than ever! I am, like you, concerned about the safety and wellbeing of my immediate family, friends and the whole THP community. At…

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How we’re continuing our work in Africa, Bangladesh, India and Latin America.

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Although we don’t know to what extent yet, we do know that COVID-19 will have some level of impact on our partners in rural, remote villages globally. So many people around the world, especially in THP communities, rely on a small daily income to survive day to day, so staying at home is sometimes not…

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Stopping as Success — Mbale Epicentre Community Celebrates Self-Reliance.

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Although stopping may not always be seen as a mark of success, there are some cases where The Hunger Project knows that we have reached success when we do stop. As our Epicentre communities in Africa reach Self-Reliance, we can begin to exit the community. The Hunger Project continues to monitor and evaluate Self-Reliant communities…

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Jeremy Meltzer on his trip to Bangladesh.

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Jeremy Meltzer is the Founder of i=change, a tech platform for online retailers that makes it simple for brands to give back to women’s empowerment projects with every sale. So far, i=change has donated an incredible $111,169 (and counting) to The Hunger Project’s programs empowering women and girls in Bangladesh via 23 brand partnerships.  Jeremy…

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On the campaign trail in India.

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Rajasthan recently wrapped up the local council election season in January 2020. Women stepped out to exercise their rights as equal citizens, both as candidates (old and new) and informed voters. The participation of women in the election process continues to steadily rise. It is mandated by law in India that one-third of all seats…

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New Faces of THP.

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We are thrilled to introduce a few new faces in our Hunger Project community who have come aboard the team for the end of hunger. Griff Morris Griff Morris has invested significantly in The Hunger Project’s (THP) mission to educate and empower women which has led to an investment for over 34 years both personally…

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#EachForEqual — International Women’s Day.

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This International Women’s Day, are you for equal? The theme for International Women’s Day was #EachForEqual, and our THP community took a stand for equality. Check out the video below!  

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Empowering women is more important than ever in the face of climate change

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We know that climate change has caused levels of people living in chronic hunger to rise since 2015. Women are likely to feel the effects of climate change and reduced supply even more profoundly than their male counterparts as social conditions force them to accept less of diminishing resources. As the primary providers of food…

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Taking action towards the global goals

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Five years ago, world leaders agreed on 17 global goals to be achieved by 2o3o. Now that it’s 2020, we have one decade left to take action as a collective and achieve the global goals to end poverty, fix inequality and fight climate change. We will continue focusing on making an impact on hunger and…

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