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October 22, 2016: Former Prime Minister of Mozambique, Luísa Diogo, to Keynote The Hunger Project’s Fall Gala

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 The Hunger Project in the News

Letter to the Editor submitted to the New York Times by Rita Sarin, Country Director of The Hunger Project-India

February 12, 2008

in response to the article by Nicholas Kristof entitled "When Women Rule" (download pdf)

Burlington Free Press — Curbing Hunger, Here and Beyond

February 8, 2008

Social action comes in many forms these days, sometimes in unlikely combinations, such as: grilled cheese makers in Vermont teaming up with female farmers in Burkina Faso. Or students' grasping world hunger issues ... with greasy fingers.

Hindustan Times — Good Things Happen When Women Govern

December 2, 2007

Rita Sarin, country director of the Hunger Project, argues that this is all to the good. When a woman holds the reins, she is more likely to invest government monies in providing better quality rations to the needy than in constructing a lamppost... (link to full article)

Statement on Robert Mugabe and the situation in Zimbabwe

August 1, 2001

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