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Keep up to date with The Hunger Project’s news and events in the UK.

Click on the news stories below to find out about our community of people in the UK who are committed to the sustainable end of world hunger.

Music from the Heart concert

Piano music by Beethoven, Schumann, Granados, Ravel, Debussy and Chopin. Introduced and played by Nicholas Merton MA ATCL. The Hunger Project is delighted to be supported by "Music from the Heart",  a concert from Nicholas and Chrissy Merton. Please...

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Microfinance

The Hunger Project’s Microfinance Programme addresses a critical missing link for the end of hunger in Africa: the economic empowerment of the most important but least supported food producers on the continent – Africa’s women. From the beginning,...

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Support The Hunger Project on #GivingTuesday!

The antidote to “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday”, #GivingTuesday is back 27 November 2018!   #GivingTuesday is a global movement to create an international day of giving. In the same way that retailers take part in Black Friday and Cyber...

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Congratulations to our Rough Runners

They took on sweeper arms, giant pigeon battles, big balls and The Travelator. Huge congratulations to our team of Rough Runners and Roughian Rascals who took on the Rough Runner challenge! So far our challengers have raised over £5000 and still...

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Unleashed Women take on Rough Runner Challenge

Sunday 9th September, Finsbury Park, London Unleash your power and take on the Rough Runner Challenge alongside other Unleashed Women and their families. Based on your favourite TV game shows such as Total Wipeout, Takeshi’s Castle and Ninja...

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Events Intern role at The Hunger Project UK

The Hunger Project UK is organising a number of high profile fundraising events and is looking for an intern to help us maximise the success of these events. As an intern at The Hunger Project UK you will have the opportunity to extend your working...

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5 Minutes with an Unleashed Women Ambassador

    Teresa Boughey is an Ambassador of The Hunger Project’s Unleashed Women movement, and founder of Shropshire-based Jungle HR. We spoke to her on the 40th anniversary of The Hunger Project about her passion for empowering women and being part...

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City Against Hunger Mud Challenge

City Against HungerThe City gets its own exclusive 5k Mud ChallengeDate and Time: Friday 21st September 2018 from 1:30pm onwardsLocation: Nuclear Races, Brentwood, EssexRegister: cityagainsthunger.org Who will emerge victorious from the muddiest...

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Razia, Bangladesh

“Every woman should be skilled and economically self-reliant… Otherwise, the problems of women could never be solved…”

Rita, Ghana

“I worked with the teachers, sensitising the school children on the effects and the harms teenage pregnancy can do to them.”

Rejeya, Bangladesh

“Now I do not pass the night without food and my other family members can eat full meals at night.”