February 2014

Gender, Democracy and the Zero Hunger Challenge

Gender, Democracy and the Zero Hunger Challenge

Learn more about the connections between gender, democracy and the Zero Hunger Challenge in John Conrood's latest blog post.

One Billion Rising: The Hunger Project’s #ReasonToRise 2014

One Billion Rising: The Hunger Project’s #ReasonToRise 2014

On February 14, 2014, The Hunger Project joined the One Billion Rising (OBR) movement to RISE, RELEASE, DANCE, and demand JUSTICE for women and girls around the world. Read how we rose up against gender-based violence.

Using Cutting-edge Mobile Technology to Monitor Programs

By The Numbers: Updating The Hunger Project's Monitoring & Evaluation System

Recently, The Hunger Project has made strides to digitize the information it collects from the countries where we work using iFormBuilder. iFormBuilder is a "universal, cloud based mobile data collection platform helping customers around the globe collect data on their mobile devices." Learn more about how THP has updated its Monitoring & Evaluation program's paper-based system using cutting-edge technology.

The Hunger Project and the Zero Hunger Challenge

The Hunger Project proudly participates in the UN's Zero Hunger Challenge

The Hunger Project is proud to declare our participation in the UN's Zero Hunger Challenge -- a global declaration that “invites all nations to work for a future where everyone enjoys their right to food and all food systems are resilient.” UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon launched ZHC at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) on June 20, 2012 to end hunger and ensure access to nutritious food for all.

State of the World’s Children: ‘Every Child Counts’

The State of the World’s Children 2014: ‘Every Child Counts’

Last week, UNICEF released The State of the World’s Children, a guide that presents the most recent key statistics on survival, development and protection of the world’s 2.2 billion children. Learn more about current trends and how you can help advance children’s rights.