Among the accomplishments of the Jaldo Epicenter, 91 children were vaccinated in the clinic, 60 adults were provided with family planning devices, and 28 mothers were given antenatal and post natal services.
The epicenter community in Mozambique has developed a strategy for additional communal land with small plots for each cluster of villages to use as agricultural land to supply food in addition to that of the epicenter food bank.
Over 500 women took part in a day-long celebration in Nagapattinam District in Tamil Nadu to mark International Women's Day. The function was attended by elected women representatives, SGH members and other women.
In March 2008, Jill Lester traveled to India, the country of The Hunger Project's first program, to meet many of our colleagues and partners and see first-hand the inspirational work we do on the ground.