What is Action Against Hunger in Pakistan?

What is Action Against Hunger in Pakistan?

In 2020, Action Against Hunger’s team in Pakistan scaled up to address the combined effects of natural disasters and COVID-19, providing food security, livelihoods, water, sanitation, and hygiene support in the most affected districts.

What are the actions against hunger?

In 2020, Action Against Hunger Uganda’s nutrition program reached 81,958 children and pregnant women in five refugee settlements, providing supplementary feeding for 59,750 young children and new mothers to prevent malnutrition, and treating 13,768 acutely malnourished children, pregnant women, and mothers.

Is Action Against Hunger successful?

Impact. Last year Action Against Hunger’s nutrition programs reached 1.5 million people1. Over the past 10 years, the number of children receiving treatment for severe acute malnutrition has tripled1. Investment in nutrition is one of the world’s most cost effective and impactful interventions.

Why was Action Against Hunger created?

Action Against Hunger was founded in France as Action Contre La Faim in 1979 by a group of French intellectuals in response to the emergency in Afghanistan. While the fight against hunger had previously been an element of more general humanitarian action (the fight against poverty, promoting better health, etc.)

Who founded Action Against Hunger?

Bernard‑H… LévyJacques AttaliFrançoise GiroudMarek HalterGuy SormanAlfred Kastler
Action Against Hunger/Founders

When did Action Against Hunger started?

Rise Against Hunger was established in the USA in 1998 by Dr Ray Buchanan, Rise Against Hunger is an International organisation that coordinates the distribution of food and other life-saving aid worldwide.

How long has Action Against Hunger been around?

In 2019, Action Against Hunger worked in 51 countries around the world with more than 6,000 employees and volunteers helping 13.6 million people in need. Action Against Hunger was established in 1979 by a group of French doctors, scientists, and writers.

How many people have Action Against Hunger helped?

Action Against Hunger is a global humanitarian organization that takes decisive action against the causes and effects of hunger. Our staff of 8,300 people served more than 25 million people in nearly 50 countries last year.

How much money does Action Against Hunger raise?

More than 200 people have fundraised for Action Against Hunger, raising more than $140,000 for our programs around the world. With your help, we can reach more children in need.

Who Found Action Against Hunger?

Action Against Hunger was founded in France as Action Internationale Contre la Faim (ACF) in 1979 by a group of intellectuals, scientists, journalists, writers, and doctors specifically to combat hunger worldwide. Action Against Hunger-USA began in 1985 and became autonomous in 1992.

Who is the CEO of Action Against Hunger?

Charles Owubah
Dr. Charles Owubah leads Action Against Hunger USA’s executive team in providing leadership and strategic direction to more than 1,600 staff across seven countries: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan, and Haiti.