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Increased Medical Visitations for THP-Burkina Faso in 2012

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Updates from THP programs in Burkina Faso, including the arrangement of mass medical visits to the epicenters and partner villages with the support of volunteer medical associations and medical schools in April 2012.

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The Washington Weekly - June 6, 2012

The Hunger Project's Executive VP, John Coonrod, has moved from New York City to Washington, DC to strengthen THP's seat at the table of international development. Each week, John sends us insight into issues of health, policy, human rights and more by way of the Washington Weekly.

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A Review: The 12th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates, Part 4 - Amanda Arch

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In April 2012, Nobel Peace Prize Laureates from around the world gathered in Chicago for the first ever US-hosted World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates to discuss pressing issues and share wisdom with students, youth and professionals. The Hunger Project sent a delegation of five professionals to the Summit who will share their experiences here on the blog. Our second review comes from Microsoft investor and University of Washington Alumnus, Amanda Arch!

 

 
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The People of Uganda: Ending Hunger Through Community

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A trip report from the May 2012 Investor Leadership Trip to Uganda. Over six days, investors from Australia and the United States traveled to six communities in Western Uganda. "During the course of our travels, each and every person we shook hands with or embraced exhibited immense determination, unwavering hope and relentless energy and drive."

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Thinking About Collective Action – Community Intervention for School Innovation

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THP-Ethiopia constructed the Suda Literacy center aiming to support the informal education program for pre-school age children and the adult literacy program.

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The Washington Weekly - May 29, 2012

The Hunger Project's Executive VP, John Coonrod, has moved from New York City to Washington, DC to strengthen THP's seat at the table of international development. Each week, John shares insight into issues of health, policy, human rights and more by way of the Washington Weekly. Stay informed, read along!

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Celebrating World Hunger Day 2012

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Millions of people are taking steps to end their own hunger in partnership with The Hunger Project and we're celebrating! Join us in honoring World Hunger Day this Monday, May 28. In London, legendary singer and UN FAO Goodwill Ambassador, Dionne Warwick will return with her friends for an incredible night of celebration with more than 5,000 people at the Royal Albert Hall.

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President Obama Makes Historic Speech on Nutrition and Food Security

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On Friday, May 18, President Barack Obama, joined by Secretary Clinton and Bono, became the first sitting president to publicly discuss world hunger. Hunger Project VP John Coonrod was in attendance at the meeting and brings us this review.

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A Review: The 12th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates, Part 3 - Joanna Bichsel

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In April 2012, Nobel Peace Prize Laureates from around the world gathered in Chicago for the first ever US-hosted World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates to discuss pressing issues and share wisdom with students, youth and professionals. The Hunger Project sent a delegation of five professionals to the Summit are sharing their experiences here on the blog. This review comes from Hunger Project activist and investor, Joanna Bichsel!

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Give and Get: More Creative Ways to Invest in the End of Hunger

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We work tirelessly to find new and creative ways for you to invest in the end of hunger. This week, we’re excited to bring you two sites that let you do just that – and get something in return!

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