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

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Transformative Christmas Auction via ebay

Our Transformative Giving Christmas Auction via Ebay is LIVE! This festive season you can bid on exclusive one-to-one experiences with some of the UK's most successful entrepreneurs, coaches, businessmen and women, kindly donated to The Hunger...

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Coaches come together to end hunger on GivingTuesday

This year on GivingTuesday, 3rd December, the global day of giving and antidote to the shopping days of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Coaches across the UK came together in our campaign Coaches to End Hunger.  With Coaches to End Hunger we...

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World Hunger Day 2019

On May 28, 2019, join The Hunger Project in celebrating the Ninth Annual World Hunger Day!   Started in 2011 by The Hunger Project UK, World Hunger Day is an initiative that aims to raise awareness about the 821 million people living in chronic...

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Rough Runner Challenge back for 2019!

The family challenge IS BACK. Rough Runner is an obstacle course challenge, combining distance running with a variety of obstacles along the way, each inspired by game shows such as Total Wipeout, Takeshi’s Castle, Gladiators, and Fun House....

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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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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.”