Discover the journey to self-reliance

The Hunger Project empowers people to meet their own basic needs and build better futures for their children. Watch Video | Give now

The Critical 1,000-Day Window of Opportunity

Good nutrition from pregnancy to a child’s 2nd birthday not only supports a child’s ability to grow, learn and rise out of poverty. It can also have a profound effect on global health and development.Learn more | Give now

Mobilizing communities for change

THP trains women and men, equipping them with the skills, methods and knowledge to take self-reliant actions to improve their lives and conditions in their communities. Learn more | Give now

Empowering women as key change agents

THP knows that when we empower women, families are healthier, more children go to school, agricultural productivity improves, and incomes increase. Learn more | Give now

Partnering with local government

THP partners with local government bodies to ensure they are effective, include women, are accountable to local people, and provide access to resources and information. Learn more | Give now

Empowering Women and Men to End Their Own Hunger

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Lotto Winnings Awarded to Sweden's Girl Platform

Swedish Postcode Lottery - The Girl Platform

On June 25, 2014, it was announced that The Hunger Project-Sweden was awarded 7 million Swedish krona (USD 1.02 million) from the Postcode Lottery to found the Girl Platform. The Girl Platform is designed to serve as a meeting place for everyone in Sweden who works for the rights of girls and creates a platform to discuss maintaining momentum and building lasting change, both locally and globally.

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THP-Uganda Inaugurates Health Center for Namayumba Epicenter

THP-Uganda Inaugurates Health Center for Namayumba Epicenter2

Two years after the inauguration of the Namayumba Epicenter, the health center, which was not previously operational due to lack of medicine and medical equipment, is now up and running. 

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What I've Learned From Using Organic Manure

What I've learned from using organic manure

"New agricultural practices have enabled our community to increase agricultural production and improve our food security." Read one man's experience with The Hunger Project's agricultural programs.

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Empowering Women to Organize and Reach Their Business Goals

Empowering Women to Organize and Reach Their Business Goals

“More women are looking to organize a group in order to obtain credit to finance and strengthen their business activities. We sincerely hope that this goes on.” Hear about one woman's journey to empowerment through Hunger Project programs.

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