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Welcoming new Global CEO, Tim Prewitt!

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This is an announcement shared by The Hunger Project Global Office. The Hunger Project is thrilled to announce the appointment of Tim Prewitt, an international executive with more than 25 years of experience in the development and private sector, as President and CEO. Tim brings a deep commitment to community development, gender equity and empowering…

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Kossegui shows that things can be done differently.

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Kossegui Ganigi is a farmer from Guinagourou, Benin. She has two daughters and is taking care of her sister’s baby, as her sister died in childbirth. Kosseguis’s dream is that all girls in the village can go to school and all women can give birth safely. She has found her own way to bring the people…

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Don’t miss your chance to double your impact this Christmas 🎁

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UPDATE!!! Inspired by the generous match offered by EthicalJobs.com.au, a number of other wonderful people and businesses in the THP community have come together to extend the matching pool by a further $30,000 – so now you have even more time to double your impact! Give the gift of hope and certainty this Christmas. Our…

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“Communities should rise up for girls”

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Daisy Owomugasho, Regional Director of The Hunger Project Uganda, wrote the following article that featured in Uganda’s leading newspaper, ‘The Newvision’. I believe that there has never been a moment in time more important than today when all forms of community systems are being called upon to rise up and protect our children, especially the…

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Shop for Good: Our 2020 Christmas Gift Guide

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To make an impact this Christmas, check out these gift ideas from our partners that also give a percentage of profits to our programs ending hunger. THP x Kinnon Leather Card Holders — These stunning pebble Italian leather card-holders can be personalised with your initials. 50% of proceeds go to The Hunger Project’s commitment to ending hunger by 2030.  Hey Tiger…

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The Bangladeshi tailors behind our facemasks.

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You can now purchase one of our facemasks made with love in Bangladesh and enable the employment of Bangladeshi women so that they can earn an income and support their families during this challenging time. These beautiful limited-edition, handmade face masks have been made with love by tailors that The Hunger Project Bangladesh has worked…

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Reforestation and Tree Planting in Ethiopia

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In the Machakel region of northeastern Ethiopia, the grass grows well and the hills are green during the rainy season. However, there was also significant soil erosion on the hills. Due to the erosion, deep channels stripped of vegetation were worn into the otherwise green landscape. Almost all of the native forest on the hills…

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35 years investing with The Hunger Project!

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George Phillipos: Investment and Financial Adviser “My vision for the world is a greater level of peace overall; specifically, for The Hunger Project – to achieve the goal of eliminating chronic, persistent hunger.  My interest in The Hunger Project goes back to when I was 14 years of age. I picked up a magazine at…

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Nobel Peace Prize Highlights Issue of World Hunger by Honoring World Food Programme

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The Norwegian Nobel Committee has named the World Food Programme (WFP) the recipient of the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize. As David Beasley, Executive Director of WFP, said in a statement following the award, “Today is a reminder that food security, peace and stability go together. Without peace, we cannot achieve our global goal of zero hunger; and…

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Creating an equitable world: Nina Genikis

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“My vision for the world is equity. People being equal to other people. I want people to have the power that comes with knowing that they are not so completely different from the rest of the population. That is what really drives me and what I want to see in the world. One part of…

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