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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Sierra Leone

The New Year Heralds a New Era of Ending Child Hunger Forever

By Glen Tarman, International Advocacy Director at Action Against Hunger It is a New Year like no other. We are – for the first time ever – living in a world in which there is an ambitious international agreement by all nations to end hunger and malnutrition by a specific date. New global goals come into effect […]

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“Being a part of change”: Meet Julia Wight

Julia Wight is one of many Canadians working with Action Against Hunger (ACF) on the front lines in our fight against malnutrition. “When I first read the job description for the post I originally applied for at ACF, all I was thinking was ‘I hope they pick me’, as I wanted to work for an […]

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Case Study: Access to Emergency Sanitation for Pakistani Women

This case study comes with the most updated progress of Action Against Hunger’s project in Pakistan aiming for finding solutions to help local women getting access to emergency water, sanitation and hygiene. Access to Emergency Sanitation for Pakistani Women 

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Reflections on 2015 from our Executive Director

We don’t often hear about children starving to death in Canada. In many other places around the world, they continue to go without food. This unfortunate reality makes your compassion and support essential.  Thank you for supporting Action Against Hunger in 2015. Your support this year helped us provide assistance around the world, including responding […]

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Life as an Intern at Action Against Hunger: Meet James Bao

Here at Action Against Hunger Canada we have the opportunity to work with a number of talented interns and volunteers who help us in the fight against hunger. James Bao was one of these incredible interns who found us after completing a Masters of Public Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. James […]