November 9, 2011 by Sara D Wilson
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.
October 13, 2011 by Carolyn Ramsdell
This World Food Day, Sunday, October 16, in New York City, join The Hunger Project’s Young Professionals Committee, Oxfam Action Corps NYC, American Jewish World Service and Union Theological Seminary to take part in the U.S. premiere of David Syz’s film, Hunger in a World of Plenty.
November 2, 2011 by Krisha Patel
With the help of an unusual product known as Plumpy’Nut, the world now stands a better chance of reaching the Millennium Development Goal to reduce child mortality by half by 2015. What is this mystery product?
October 7, 2011 by Sara D Wilson
On Friday, October 7, 2011 past Hunger Project Africa Prize laureate Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, was awarded the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize along with Liberian peace activist Leymah Gbowee and Yemeni pro-democracy campaigner Tawakkul Karman.
October 10, 2011 by Sara D Wilson
This simple device can prevent disease and save lives. Do you know what a Veronica bucket is?
October 26, 2011 by Sara D Wilson
Have you ever heard of a Monkey Orange? Over at Nourishing the Planet they've put together a great piece called Five Fruits You've Never Heard of that Are Helping to End Hunger. Check it out.
October 3, 2011 by Sara D Wilson
Interactive infographic from GOOD addresses one of the greatest challenges in the developing world: access to clean water.
October 5, 2011 by Sara D Wilson
The fast growing, drought-tolerant moringa tree is often called “the miracle tree." Find out why!
October 17, 2011 by Sara D Wilson
The 2011 Commemoration of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is being held today at the United Nations and is themed: "From Poverty to Sustainability: People at the Centre of Inclusive Development."