Body Mind Life – Unleashed

The Hunger Project just launched their 2018 ‘Unleashed Women’ campaign and have invited us to take part. This campaign is dedicated to empowering women around the world to use their skills, passions and resources to raise money for women who are living in poverty – in Africa, India, Bangladesh and Latin America. By supporting this …

Meet Ndeye

Featured Image  - Property of The Hunger Project.  Story written for The Hunger Project - Australia. Taking part in workshops run by The Hunger Project got Ndeye Ndiaye thinking about her future. She had learned to read and write in school and had also taken literacy classes but she had never been inspired to put …

Meet Alawatu

Featured Image - Property of The Hunger Project (C).  Written for The Hunger Project - Australia Alawatu is a midwife in her local health clinic in the Coki village of Boffel. Before The Hunger Project health clinic was established in Boffel, Alawatu had to deliver babies in people’s homes with no medical facilities or specialty …

NDEYE’S VISION FOR A BETTER FUTURE

Featured Image - Property of The Hunger Project (C).   Written for The Hunger Project Australia Ndeye Loum is a volunteer who has been trained by The Hunger Project in Coki, Senegal.  She lives in a village called Kane’ene Khar and says, before her training, there was no way she would have spoken in front of a …

Meet Sunita

Picture (C) The Hunger Project

Featured Image - Property of The Hunger Project (C).   Story Edited for The Hunger Project - Australia Sunita Meena is the President (Sarpanch) of Aakodiya Block, Chaksu District, Jaipur. We met Sunita with her ward members in the village meeting hall.  Next door was a creche – set up for around 10-15 of the poorest …

CREATING A UNITED VISION OF SELF-RELIANCE

Published on The Hunger ProjectThe Hunger Project - Australia - website The pathway to self-reliance is paved by unity, information and empowerment. When people living in hunger and poverty are inspired by a united vision of a healthier future, and when they are educated to understand how they can achieve this, the wheels of change …

EMPOWERED WOMEN OF INDIA – LEADING CHANGE

Published on The Hunger Project - Australia - website Women’s roles as village council (Panchayat) leaders, is transforming the way people live in India. Although they often have much adversity to overcome – due to social conditioning and attitudes around gender – women are emerging as powerful leaders motivated by a desire to provide better …

HEALTH CARE AND VACCINATION – PREVENTING DEADLY DISEASE

Published on The Hunger Project - Australia Website Health clinics within our Epicentre communities are providing essential vaccinations to protect children against life-threatening diseases that are entirely preventable. Without vaccination, tens of thousands of children die every year from diseases like malaria, pneumonia, diphtheria, meningitis, whooping cough and more. In Benin alone, approximately 30,000 children …