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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
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Recent Press Releases

May 18, 2018 – Grade 5 students to ministers: “We like spinach, and Canada must recognize our right to eat it.”

May 8, 2018 – Action Against Hunger is asking Canadians to help grow a virtual garden in honour of their loved ones to support life-saving nutrition programs.

April 30, 2018 – Canada announces additional support for Action Against Hunger’s life-saving programs in Somalia.

April 13, 2018 – Action Against Hunger launches new nutrition program in Afghanistan with support from the government of Canada.

February 27, 2018 – Action Against Hunger (Action contre la Faim) commends the Government of Canada for its new commitment of $2 billion over five years for international assistance.

October 13, 2017 – Action Against Hunger releases a report to warn about conflicts, inequality, and climate change that pose major threats to meeting 2030 hunger goals

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