Aid workers face increasing risks in response to unprecedented humanitarian crises

16/08/16

Aid workers face increasing risks in response to unprecedented humanitarian crises

On World Humanitarian Day, Action Against Hunger urges world leaders to uphold their commitments.

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Nigeria: Now and in 2030

12/08/16

Nigeria: Now and in 2030

Nigeria is Africa’s wealthiest, most populous nation, and its fastest-growing economy. It is the 8th most populous country in the world, and accounts of 5% of global births every year. By 2030 the population (currently at 182 million) is expected to grow by 80m, and a further 135m by 2050 – at which point its population will be larger than that of the US.

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One in three Filipino under 5 children is stunted

11/08/16

One in three Filipino under 5 children is stunted

The national prevalence rates in chronic malnutrition remains one of the biggest challenges the country faces with an alarming 3.4 million children who are stunted or short for their age and more than 300,000 children under 5 years who are wasted or underweight for their age.

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Nigeria: Neglected Hunger Crisis Surges behind Front Lines of Fighting

21/07/16

Nigeria: Neglected Hunger Crisis Surges behind Front Lines of Fighting

Humanitarian community races to assess needs in areas cut off from aid for about two years.

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Action Against Hunger Urges Pres. Duterte to Drive Change on Development Issues in the ‪‎Philippines

20/07/16

Action Against Hunger Urges Pres. Duterte to Drive Change on Development Issues in the ‪‎Philippines

Every year, the Philippines commemorates National ‪ ‎Nutrition Month and National ‪‎Disaster Consciousness Month in August under the auspices of Department of Health’s National Nutrition Council and the National Risk Reduction and Management Council’s Office of Civil Defense respectively.

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ACF - Member of Big ENPARD Consortium

08/07/16

ACF - Member of Big ENPARD Consortium

European Union Programme supporting Agriculture and Rural Development

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