March 25, 2013 by Sara D Wilson
University of Vermont alumna and FeelGood activist, Jamie Gilroy, explains how selling grilled cheese sandwiches on college campuses can become a world-changing social movement.
March 21, 2013 by Sara D Wilson
Friday, March 22nd is World Water Day! In honor of this universally valuable resource, join us in celebrating water and raising awareness about this year's theme of Water Cooperation. Stats, infographics and more!
The Hunger Project and Land O'Lakes International Development Host Panel on Governance and Halting Gender-Based Violence
March 21, 2013 by John Coonrod
As a part of the 57th UN Commission on the Status of Women, The Hunger Project and Land O’Lakes International Development hosted a parallel event on Women, Governance and Halting Gender-Based Violence. Download the panelists' presentations here.
March 17, 2013 by John Coonrod
The Hunger Project's Executive VP, John Coonrod, is in Washington, DC to strengthen THP's seat at the table of international development. This week: Celebrate World Water Day! Also, CSW Agrees- Halt Violence Against Women! Bachelet Steps Down; Fao Launches New Food Hunger Metric; New Evidence Supports Our India Strategy.
March 5, 2013 by John Coonrod
The Hunger Project's Executive VP, John Coonrod, is in Washington, DC to strengthen THP's seat at the table of international development. This week: High Level Meetings in Senegal, Burkina Faso, Mexico; Quick Action: LIKE Participatory Local Democracy; International Women's Day Gets Underway! Reviewing Reforms in US Foreign Assistance.
March 5, 2013 by Sara D Wilson
Each year, The Hunger Project joins billions of people around the world in celebrating International Women's Day to honor and raise a voice for women around the world. Particularly relevant given recent violent acts against women, this year's International Women's Day theme is “A promise is a promise: Time for action to end violence against women.” Join us in celebrating equality, prosperity and empowerment for all women on March 8, 2013!
February 28, 2013 by John Coonrod
Hunger Project Executive Vice President John Coonrod discusses Hillary Clinton's legacy in global development and what's on the horizon for the international development community.
February 20, 2013 by Sara D Wilson
Up to 70% of women experience physical violence in their lifetime. On February 14, 2013, The Hunger Project Bangladesh stood up with others around the world to protest the violence as a part of One Billion Rising. Read about their protest in Dhaka.
February 14, 2013 by Sara D Wilson
Violence against women is a serious public health issue that has received recent attention with cases surfacing around the world, particularly in India, Bangladesh and Turkey. In response and protest, activists came together on February 14th, 2013 to raise a global voice in a movement called One Billion Rising. The Hunger Project staff around the world took part and sent in these stories! Rise up!
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