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Media Inquiries

Action Against Hunger Canada is helmed by Executive Director Danny Glenwright. 

To schedule an interview or speak with one of our experts, please contact:

Naomi Garneau

416-644-1016 x 206


Action Against Hunger in the news

Director of Operations, Paula Tenaglia, recently spoke to CBC News and CBC’s The National about the severe food crisis in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen:

We’ve also been featured recently in Metro News:

May 8 2017: Focus On Famine: Group drumming up support for mothers

March 31 2017: Focus on Famine: ‘Situation not unsolvable: Nigeria’

March 30 2017: Focus on Famine: ‘We can’t afford to be hopeless: South Sudan’


Recent Press Releases

May 8, 2017 – Action Against Hunger announces #Care4Mom, a campaign to support moms and caretakers living amidst armed conflict and famine

March 20, 2017 – Canada announces support for Action Against Hunger’s life-saving programs for the severe food crises in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen

Dec 5, 2016 – Action Against Hunger facilitates first-ever Global Survey Manager Training in Toronto

Sept 16, 2016– Levetto joins Action Against Hunger to fight child hunger, one pizza at a time

4 July 2016 – Canada announces support for Action Against Hunger’s life-saving programs in eight countries

1 April 2016 – Toronto chefs unite to fight child hunger in local restaurant campaign

24 September 2015 – Toronto chefs come together to fight child hunger

27 August 2015 – Action Against Hunger Announces South Sudan Emergency Study Published in Field Exchange

10 August 2015 – Danny Glenwright Appointed as Executive Director of Action Against Hunger Canada

27 July 2015 – Colombia: A Sabotaged Pipeline Contaminates Vital Water Source

20 July 2015 – Yemen: Insecurity Spirals After Ceasefire Breached

8 July 2015 – Canadian Support for Action Against Hunger’s Maternal and Child Health Initiative (MATCH)

13 November 2014 – 2014 Global Nutrition Report Is Out

5 May 2014 – Cast & Crew From Award-Winning Movie Meatballs Reunite for Charity

24 April 2014 – Generation Nutrition – Report Shows Ending Child Deaths From Hunger In a Generation is Now Possible

4 April 2014 – Action Against Hunger Applauds Canadian Government’s Funding of Post-Typhoon Programs in Philippines