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Income Generation for Immediate and Sustainable Results

News media and the blogosphere have recently been filled with talk of the food crisis and the future of feeding... Read More

Maternal Health at the Grassroots Level

According to the World Health Organization, 1,000 women die from pregnancy-related causes and childbirth every day, and 99 percent of... Read More

Announcing the Winner of the 2011 Africa Prize for Leadership!

Last week, I had a conference call with more than 50 Hunger Project investors and staff from around the world... Read More

Chronic vs Emergency Hunger: Discussing Drought in Horn of Africa

The worst drought in six decades is ravaging East Africa and the Horn of Africa, a region including the countries... Read More

Congratulations to Chirapaq Director Tarcila Rivera Zea!

For its 75th anniversary, the Ford Foundation has created the Visionaries Awards to acknowledge 12 extraordinary leaders around the world.... Read More