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ACTION AGAINST HUNGER HOPING FOR RECORD SUPPORT FOR THIS YEAR’S ‘LOVE FOOD GIVE FOOD’ CAMPAIGN

ACTION AGAINST HUNGER HOPING FOR RECORD SUPPORT FOR THIS YEAR’S ‘LOVE FOOD GIVE FOOD’ CAMPAIGN

Press releases   •   Jul 23, 2019 11:01 BST

Action Against Hunger hoping for record support for this year's Love Food Give Food campaign.

STATEMENT: RESPONSE TO 2019 UN FOOD SECURITY REPORT

Press releases   •   Jul 15, 2019 15:46 BST

For the fourth consecutive year, global food insecurity has increased. This is according to ​The 2019 State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World, the UN's flagship report jointly prepared by FAO, IFAD, UNICEF, WFP and WHO.

Action Against Hunger calls on the U.N. to implement Resolution 2417 and help break the deadly link between conflict and hunger

Action Against Hunger calls on the U.N. to implement Resolution 2417 and help break the deadly link between conflict and hunger

Press releases   •   May 31, 2019 09:27 BST

The eight most serious hunger crises in the world are in conflict-affected countries.

WARRINGTON MUSIC FESTIVAL PLEDGES  TO RAISE FUNDS FOR ACTION AGAINST HUNGER

WARRINGTON MUSIC FESTIVAL PLEDGES TO RAISE FUNDS FOR ACTION AGAINST HUNGER

Press releases   •   May 03, 2019 10:05 BST

Warrington Music Festival is supporting the MealTickets live music fundraising campaign for international humanitarian charity Action Against Hunger.

ALMOST 11 MILLION PEOPLE TO FACE HUNGER CRISIS IN THE SAHEL IN 2019

ALMOST 11 MILLION PEOPLE TO FACE HUNGER CRISIS IN THE SAHEL IN 2019

Press releases   •   May 03, 2019 07:00 BST

• Although the Autumn rains were better than those of former years, a lack of resilience to poor previous harvests, coupled with violence in the border areas of Niger-Mali-Burkina Faso, Lake Chad and Mauritania- Senegal, will exacerbate the 2019 hunger season. • One in five people needing humanitarian assistance globally live in the Sahel, yet this area receives only 12% of the world's aid.

​VIOLENCE DISPLACES MORE THAN 87,000 IN MALI IN JUST THREE MONTHS

​VIOLENCE DISPLACES MORE THAN 87,000 IN MALI IN JUST THREE MONTHS

Press releases   •   Apr 09, 2019 11:56 BST

Humanitarian agencies in northern and central Mali are ringing the alarm bell about their ability to respond to such a rapidly growing humanitarian crisis.

SAFE DRINKING WATER AND SANITATION ACCESS NEGLECTED BY INTERNATIONAL FUNDING DURING HUMANITARIAN CRISES
​ELLA'S KITCHEN'S THE RED ONE HELPS FEED LITTLE ONES AROUND THE WORLD WITH NEW ACTION AGAINST HUNGER PARTNERSHIP

​ELLA'S KITCHEN'S THE RED ONE HELPS FEED LITTLE ONES AROUND THE WORLD WITH NEW ACTION AGAINST HUNGER PARTNERSHIP

Press releases   •   Mar 13, 2019 09:00 GMT

Ella’s Kitchen launches its new partnership with Action Against Hunger.

CLOSE TO 12 MILLION SYRIANS IN NEED OF HUMANITARIAN AID FOLLOWING EIGHT YEARS OF CONFLICT
A CERTAIN RATIO SUPPORTS ACTION AGAINST HUNGER’S MEALTICKETS CAMPAIGN ON 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR

A CERTAIN RATIO SUPPORTS ACTION AGAINST HUNGER’S MEALTICKETS CAMPAIGN ON 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR

Press releases   •   Feb 20, 2019 13:00 GMT

The partnership between A Certain Ratio and international humanitarian charity Action Against Hunger raised close to £3,000 in 2018 to help save the lives of malnourished children across the world.

HAPPY MONDAYS SUPPORT GIG FUNDRAISING PARTNERSHIP WITH ACTION AGAINST HUNGER

HAPPY MONDAYS SUPPORT GIG FUNDRAISING PARTNERSHIP WITH ACTION AGAINST HUNGER

Press releases   •   Feb 20, 2019 08:00 GMT

Happy Mondays are supporting an exciting new partnership between the live music industry and international humanitarian charity Action Against Hunger.

25,000 VENEZUELANS CROSS THE COLOMBIAN BORDER EVERY DAY

25,000 VENEZUELANS CROSS THE COLOMBIAN BORDER EVERY DAY

Press releases   •   Feb 08, 2019 12:22 GMT

• 89 percent of people return to Venezuela after buying basic goods, but at least 3,000 people enter Colombia every day with the intention to stay or continue their migration to other countries in the region. It is the fastest population movement in the region in recent decades. • There are a large number of unregistered migrants, with more than 300 informal roads being used for transit.

ESCALATION OF VIOLENCE IN THE LAKE CHAD REGION

ESCALATION OF VIOLENCE IN THE LAKE CHAD REGION

Press releases   •   Feb 01, 2019 00:00 GMT

• In total, in the Lake Chad region, almost 2.5 million people are displaced. • This week, the attack on Rann in northeastern Nigeria caused nearly 30,000 people to flee.

LEBANON: SEVERE WINTER STORMS CAUSE COLLAPSE OF BASIC SANITATION SYSTEMS FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES

LEBANON: SEVERE WINTER STORMS CAUSE COLLAPSE OF BASIC SANITATION SYSTEMS FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES

Press releases   •   Jan 30, 2019 00:00 GMT

• Successive storms of rain, wind and snow in the Bekaa valley, Lebanon, have caused flooding in Syrian refugee settlements since the beginning of January. • Some drinking water is now contaminated as a result, constituting a danger to public health

ARMED ATTACKS FORCE FURTHER 1,000 MALIANS TO FLEE ACROSS BORDER INTO WESTERN NIGER

ARMED ATTACKS FORCE FURTHER 1,000 MALIANS TO FLEE ACROSS BORDER INTO WESTERN NIGER

Press releases   •   Jan 24, 2019 00:00 GMT

• Continued attacks by armed groups in northern Mali caused a new wave of 1,000 refugees to flee to Niger this December. Close to 55,000 people had already fled across the border by December 2018. • Refugees and displaced people face lack of water, just one meal per day and loss of livestock. • Action against Hunger is deploying an emergency response to help more than 20,000 people.

COLD SNAP HITS LEBANON; CONDITIONS WORSEN FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES

COLD SNAP HITS LEBANON; CONDITIONS WORSEN FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES

Press releases   •   Jan 06, 2019 00:00 GMT

On January 6, 2019, Storm Norma saw heavy rain and snow, high winds, and freezing temperatures hit vulnerable communities across Lebanon, with some areas badly affected by floods, erosion, and heavy snowfall.

 HUNGRY FOR PEACE- ACTION AGAINST HUNGER CONDEMNS THE WEAPONISATION OF HUNGER IN CONFLICT WITH NEW CAMPAIGN TO #StopHungerCrime

HUNGRY FOR PEACE- ACTION AGAINST HUNGER CONDEMNS THE WEAPONISATION OF HUNGER IN CONFLICT WITH NEW CAMPAIGN TO #StopHungerCrime

Press releases   •   Nov 12, 2018 00:00 GMT

• 821 million people - one in nine globally - were suffering from hunger in 20171 • 60 per cent of undernourished people are living in war zones2 and conflict is one of the primary causes of rising global hunger • #StopHungerCrime seeks to improve global governance of the deadly relationship between armed conflict and hunger

INDONESIA: ACTION AGAINST HUNGER TO SET UP EMERGENCY INTERVENTION WITH A LOCAL DISASTER RESPONSE PARTNER
 THIRD DROUGHT IN SIX YEARS LEAVES 245,000 PEOPLE WITHOUT FOOD IN SENEGAL

THIRD DROUGHT IN SIX YEARS LEAVES 245,000 PEOPLE WITHOUT FOOD IN SENEGAL

Press releases   •   Aug 13, 2018 00:00 BST

• Almost one in five children are already affected by acute malnutrition as harvests have already been exhausted. • Lack of pasture due to low rainfall is causing massive death of livestock. • Seasonal rains in 2017 decreased by 66% in Podor compared to the previous year