September 2013

Microfinance Program Staff Journal Entry: Afro-Optimism

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Senior Microfinance Program Officer Sonia Rahal recently joined The Hunger Project and submits this journal entry about her first experience meeting colleagues and program partners in Africa. She responds directly to those who are pessimistic about African development and contends: “…the possibilities [in Africa] are indefinitely greater than what we can imagine.” Read Sonia’s entry.

Listen to Exec VP John Coonrod: Empowering Women at Every Level

John Coonrod on Green Hour Empowering Women at Every Level

Listen to John Coonrod, our Executive Vice President's, interview with the Green Hour, a weekly radio show covering health and sustainability out of Philadelphia, about The Hunger Project's work toward reaching the Millenium Development Goals and beyond.

Gender First

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The Hunger Project's Executive Vice President John Coonrod explains how gender discrimination is at the root of poverty and hunger and that country-specific gender analysis is crucial for real solutions. As originally published on Local First.