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Highlights of the 2011 Africa Prize Celebration

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On October 22, nearly 600 Hunger Project leaders, investors and friends from more than 20 countries around the world gathered for our annual Fall Event. This year’s event featured the awarding of the Africa Prize for Leadership for the Sustainable End of Hunger to Dr. Florence Chenoweth, Liberia’s Minister of Agriculture.

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2011 Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Past Africa Prize Laureate

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On Friday, October 7, 2011 past Hunger Project Africa Prize laureate Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, was awarded the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize along with Liberian peace activist Leymah Gbowee and Yemeni pro-democracy campaigner Tawakkul Karman.

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Meet the 2011 Africa Prize Laureate!

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On July 13, 2011 Liberian Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Florence Chenoweth was announced by Hunger Project President and CEO Mary Ellen McNish as winner of the prestigious 2011 Africa Prize for Leadership for the Sustainable End of Hunger.

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Update to 2011 Africa Prize Recipients

While The Hunger Project remains committed to the empowerment of the women, men and children of Malawi, recent and unprecedented conflicts in Malawi have prompted the withdrawal the Africa Prize for Leadership for the Sustainable End of Hunger from President Bingu wa Mutharika of Malawi.

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2008 Africa Prize Gala a Huge Success!

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On October 18, Faiza Jama Mohamed and Janet Nkubana were named co-laureates of the 2008 Africa Prize for Leadership for the Sustainable End of Hunger, at a celebratory gala in New York City.

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Finalists for the 2008 Africa Prize

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The five finalists for the 2008 Africa Prize for Leadership for the Sustainable End of Hunger have been announced!

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