Monthly Archives: March 2015

Finding Shelter from the Storms of War

Letter from ACF Canada’s Executive Director Susanne Courtney after a visit to Kurdistan Iraq After a few days in northern Iraq with the hardworking people of Action Against Hunger, I can’t let go of the face of the little boy – smiling at me, looking for a friendly face to smile back at him. He […]

Photo story: Harvests and hope in Burkina Faso

A community garden participant holds seeds for planting. Photo: ACF-Burkina Faso, V. Vancura. Editor’s note: In the West African nation of Burkina Faso, many families struggle to make ends meet in the face of a weak economy, the aftermath of the food crisis in the Sahel region, frequent cholera outbreaks, and an influx of refugees from […]

“When people unite, they can overcome all the rest”

Courage and resilience of a refugee, Lava’s story. We at Action Against Hunger Canada/Action Contre la Faim (ACF) Canada recognise the vital role women around the world play in ending malnutrition and are committed to improving the lives of women suffering from malnutrition. As a dedicated partner of the Canadian Network for Maternal, Newborn and […]