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Communications Officer

Job Title: Communications Officer Organization: Action Against Hunger Canada Direct Supervisor: Fundraising Manager Location: Action Against Hunger Canada – Head Office in Toronto Type of position: Full time contract until Dec 2020. Founded in 1979, Action Against Hunger is a global humanitarian organization that takes decisive action against the causes and effects of hunger. We […]

Spread of COVID-19 Action Against Hunger

How to Stop the Spread of COVID-19: Lessons From Ebola

One of the many hand-washing stations we operate in South Sudan. This post, written by Sulaiman Sesay, Action Against Hunger’s Country Director in South Sudan, was originally published on EcoWatch on June 19, 2020. I lost five family members to Ebola within two weeks when the virus ravaged Liberia in 2014. First my uncle became […]

Kitchen Talk - Action Against Hunger

Missed Kitchen Talk? Watch it here

On Tuesday June 30, we hosted Kitchen Talk: a virtual cooking class and fundraiser for our global COVID-19 response. If you weren’t able to make it, you can now watch the entire event below! Enjoy Chefs Joshna and Rossy’s cook off, and add two potato salad recipes to your summer rotation! You’ll also learn about […]

Kitchen Talk – Potato Salad Recipes

Ingredients: ¼ lb unsalted butter 1 cup mayonnaise 1 tsp lemon juice + 1 tsp zest 6 large (approx. 2 lbs) waxy potatoes cooked whole* – Yukon Golds or Red Skin work well 3 hard boiled eggs, grated or chopped (leave a few slices for garnishing if desired) 4 scallions, thinly sliced ¼ cup garlic […]

Planting Seeds of Hope in Uganda

Women farmers earn income and gain confidence. In Uganda’s Kiryandongo settlement, more than 65,000 refugees, primarily from South Sudan, have established temporary homes. Approximately 1.4 million refugees live in Uganda overall and about 85% of them are women and children. As part of Uganda’s progressive refugee policy, each refugee is given a small plot of […]

Report: Into the unknown: Listening to Syria’s displaced in the search for durable solutions

“We live in the unknown and head towards the unknown” – Internally displaced man in northeast Syria Over 50 Syrian and international NGOs published a report calling for action by participants of the upcoming Brussels IV Conference on the Future of Syria and the Region to support people displaced in and from Syria in their […]