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THIS IS WHAT ENDING HUNGER LOOKS LIKE

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WHAT YOUR SUPPORT HAS MADE POSSIBLE IN NDEREPPE, SENEGAL Almost half of the population of Senegal lives on less than US$1.25 a day. One in five children between the ages of 5 and 14 are working and not in school. There are often shortages of food and high levels of unemployment. These statistics are not…

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UNLOCK YOUR POTENTIAL

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Our immersion programs are an opportunity to unlock your potential professionally and personally while connecting to the human spirit and playing a key role in ending hunger globally. Here’s what recent participants have said about their experience: “I WILL LEAVE WITH AN OPEN HEART AND A SENSE OF PEACE I DID NOT HAVE BEFORE THIS…

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CAMILLA & THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT

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A PARTNERSHIP TRANSFORMING THE LIVES OF 1,000 GIRLS Six thousand girls have participated in The Hunger Project’s Adolescent Girls Program to date. Now, well known Australian fashion brand CAMILLA has launched a brand-new partnership with The Hunger Project that will enable a further 1,000 young women in India’s third-largest state of Bihar to participate in…

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EMPOWERING A GENERATION OF YOUNG CHANGEMAKERS

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NOW AFRINA CAN STAND UP, BE HEARD AND TAKE ACTION! Recently, 14-year-old Afrina travelled across India by train with 49 other visionary young women on an exciting peer-to-peer learning adventure. The moment these girls boarded the train they broke down the isolation of the walls of their homes and expanded their horizons. As they travelled…

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Reflecting on the power of our work: A message from our CEO

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To our valued partners in the end of hunger, I recently travelled to Senegal with a group of 20 incredible women on one of our Business Chicks immersion programs. This was my first opportunity to experience a self-reliant community 18 months after they had reached their targets for self-reliance, and I was inspired by all…

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Decjuba launches limited-edition THP tee

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Our wonderful partners at DECJUBA have launched the limited-edition beaded THP tee. 100% of proceeds go to The Hunger Project. The tees are available in black or white, in-store and online here. Thank you to the INCREDIBLE team at DECJUBA for their ongoing partnership in the end of hunger. Earlier this year, the Decjuba team travelled…

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CAMILLA x The Butterfly Effect

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We are thrilled to announce the launch of The Butterfly Effect initiative in partnership with CAMILLA. This initiative will create a brighter future for 1,000 young girls and their families in the Bihar community through education and training to end critical issues affecting their safety, freedom and livelihood. CAMILLA’s key mission of the initiative includes ending…

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Mecca launches limited-edition sunscreen for International Women’s Day

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Our amazing partners at Mecca Cosmetica have launched a special International Women’s Day ‘To Save Face Superscreen’ SPF 50+. The beautiful limited-edition packaging was designed by the recipient of the Mecca M-Power NGV arts mentoring scholarship 2017, Atong Atem. 100% of proceeds go to The Hunger Project Australia. Get yours here.

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2018

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I am not free while any woman is unfree, even when her shackles are very different from my own.  – Audre Lorde (writer, feminist, womanist, librarian, and civil rights activist.) Today, March 8, we stand with millions of people around the globe to recognise International Women’s Day, a day that honours the achievements of women and…

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Students raise funds to eliminate hunger from their community

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The Hunger Project runs 8 month-long ‘Functional Adult Literacy Classes’ in Coki, Senegal that are open for both men and women to attend.  The classes are free for students and run for 3 hours, 4 times per week.  The Hunger Project pays the teachers a salary and provides all the books required for the training.…

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