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One week. No treats. Help end hunger

NO Sugar Challenge For one week, pledge to say NO to added, processed sugar, and artificial sweeteners, in solidarity with the 795 million people across the world who live below the poverty line and for whom treats are a rare occurrence. Receive support from two professional health coaches, who’ll be sharing recipes, tips, advice and […]

With a microfinance loan, Guiré is able to grow her restaurant

  Today, Guiré Salimata finds herself busy running a successful restaurant and providing for her five children. In 2013, before Guiré began participating in the Boulkon Epicentre Microfinance Program with The Hunger Project-Burkina Faso, her restaurant was just a small shop serving rice, soup and beans in the village market. Since being given a loan of 50,000 West […]

The Unleashed Women Leadership Fund

Are you hungry? Not in the literal sense, but for change? Do you seek purpose, meaning, connection, love, openness, authenticity or leadership? If so, you are not alone. We recognise that many women in the UK have the same hunger. The Unleashed Women Leadership Fund aims to end this hunger that holds us back from being […]

 

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“The Hunger Project taught me to be independent”

Since joining The Hunger Project’s Women’s Empowerment Program and becoming a trained animator in Ghana, Dina has expanded her farm, started a new business and has positively affected the lives of women in her community. My name is Dina Amartey; I am 34 years old and live in Koni village, Matsekope Epicenter. I am married with three […]

The UK Movement for Community Led Development is launched

The Hunger Project UK is pleased to announce the UK Launch of the Movement for Community Led Development, The launch event held on 2nd December was attended by supporters, civil society organisations and The Institute for Development Studies. The Movement is a global civil society initiative to scale-up successful approaches that empower grassroots people to […]

Rita teaches family planning, and helps reduce teen pregnancy in Ghana

Rita Korley joined The Hunger Project-Ghana as an animator trainee in 2007. Since completing the training, she has been educating her community on topics such as forced marriage, child labor and domestic violence. In 2010, Rita decided to focus her efforts on preventing teen pregnancy since, until then, three or four girls each year took […]

After being denied an education of her own, Razia advocates for the education of all children

After being denied a complete education because she was forced to marry at 14, Razia Sultana, from Bangladesh, now serves as both a model of self-reliance and an advocate for the education of girls and children in her community. While searching to find alternative methods to rescue her family from destitution, Razia was informed of […]

 
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