Update to the Global Board (October 2008). The Hunger Project-Senegal is mobilizing communities where there has been decreased activity for several years. Community members are assuming new roles and are becoming more directly involved in activities.
Update to the Global Board (October 2008). The Hunger Project-Mozambique focused on projects with tangible impacts for its partners. As a result, partners are starting food processing businesses following Hunger Project trainings. Tree planting projects and water and sanitation projects are well underway.
Hunger is back on the world’s agenda. The rising cost of nearly every
staple food, from wheat and maize to soy and rice, has caused food
riots to break out in countries such as Haiti, Côte d’Ivoire, Egypt,
the Philippines and Indonesia.