November 2011

THP-New Zealand: A Review of World Food Day 2011

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The Hunger Project-New Zealand partnered with hike4hunger this World Food Day to raise awareness and over $3000 for programs in Mozambique. Read this first hand account of the day's hike!

Huge Success! The 5th Run for The Hunger Project with THP-Netherlands


On November 5, 2011, NPM Capital partnered with The Hunger Project-Netherlands in Amsterdam for the fifth Run for The Hunger Project and raised nearly US$290,000 for programs in Benin!

New UNDP Report Links Climate Change to Gender Inequality in Developing Countries

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The United Nations Development Programme 2011 Human Development Report links environmental hazards to wealth and gender disparities, health challenges and dwindling income advancement in developing regions.

Ceremony for Beloved Africa Prize Laureate Wangari Muta Maathai in NYC

Professor Wangari Muta Maathai, Nobel Peace Prize winner, Hunger Project Africa Prize Laureate and founder of the Green Belt Movement, passed away on September 26, 2011 in Nairobi, Kenya. An open ceremony celebrating her life will be held in New York City next Monday, November 14th.