Monthly Archives: July 2016

Humanitarian workers

Neglected Hunger Crisis Surges behind Front Lines of Fighting in Northeast Nigeria

Action Against Hunger is reaching more than 2.1 million people affected by crisis in northeast Nigeria with nutrition, water, sanitation, and emergency cash transfer programs. Toronto, July 20, 2016 — The international humanitarian organization Action Against Hunger is calling for full, immediate access to parts of Borno State in northeast Nigeria, where intense conflict has […]

South Sudan at 5 years old

Agauwol fetches water from a well refurbished by Action Against Hunger, in her home village on May 2nd, 2016.   Agauwol walks home after fetching water from a well refurbished by Action Against on May 2nd, 2016.   An Action Against Hunger Surveillance Emergency Team (SET) team member measures the height of a child during a SMART […]

Canada announces support for Action Against Hunger’s life-saving programs in 8 countries

Thanks to recently announced support from Global Affairs Canada (GAC), Action Against Hunger/ Action contre la Faim will be able to provide humanitarian support to more than 205,000 people in eight countries over the next 12 months. The support varies depending on the humanitarian needs – from providing treatment to children and infants with severe […]