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Monthly Archives: September 2019

Water trucking in Somalia - Action Against Hunger Canada

“No Water and No Harvest”

In drought-stricken Somalia, Action Against Hunger is trucking water to communities, treating malnourished children, and working with families to prevent hunger. “There is no water and no harvest,” says Amina Mukhtar as she loads water onto her donkey cart with the help of her son. This is the same story you will hear from nearly […]

Nigeria: Action Against Hunger forced to close its office in Maiduguri

Paris, September 19th, 2019 – Action Against Hunger has been ordered, on Wednesday September 18th, by Nigerian army soldiers to close its main office in Maiduguri, Borno state, northeastern Nigeria. This decision without notice and without any explanation jeopardizes the assistance Action Against Hunger is providing to the most vulnerable in Borno State and halts, […]

Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Meet our Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon run crew!

The Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon is quickly approaching! If you live in the area or are planning to be in town, we invite you to join us on Sunday, October 20th, 2019 to run, sponsor or cheer on our run crew! Even if you aren’t going to be in the Toronto area at that time […]

Action Against Hunger staff members killed in violence in Gambella, Ethiopia

With deep sadness, Action Against Hunger has confirmed that two of our colleagues were killed in the Gambella region of Ethiopia early this morning. Team members were in transit from our 24-hour pediatric Nutrition Stabilization Center inside the Nguenyyiel Refugee camp when they were ambushed by armed individuals. Two employees were killed at the scene. […]

Founding an Action Against Hunger chapter, these two leaders found themselves

Kamillia and Angelica representing the Action Against Hunger, Glendon College chapter Action Against Hunger welcomes everyone to join us in the fight against malnutrition. We recently had the honour to meet with Kamillia and Angelica, who founded a new Action Against Hunger chapter at their university. These two young leaders share their story: We started […]