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

September 17, 2013
John Coonrod on Green Hour Empowering Women at Every Level

Our Executive Vice President, John Coonrod, was a guest on the weekly radio show Green Hour. He explains why The Hunger Project's women-led strategy to reducing hunger and poverty is crucial to reaching the Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) and points to Malawi President Joyce Banda as a clear example of how women can leverage their empowerment. He also touches on the multitude causes of hunger and malnutrition which are often overlooked and how, when given the tools, local people can solve thier own problems.

Listen to the interview here.

Marina Litvinsky

Communications Associate
United States

Marina Litvinsky joined The Hunger Project communications team during the Fall 2013 season. She has held communications positions at several non-profits and international organizations. Most recently, she was at FIAN International, a human rights organization working on the right to food, headquartered in Heidelberg, Germany.

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