Learn about our response to the worst food insecurity situation in the world. Read more »

In the News

Justin Bieber Launches Global Fundraiser to Help Victims of Typhoon Haiyan

We are proud to announce that Action Against Hunger is teaming up with international music superstar Justin Bieber for a global campaign on the celebrity fundraising platform Prizeo to raise awareness and funds for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan.

South Sudan: Nation-Building, Step by Step

Imagine waking up one day to find that you had no national identity. No flag, no national anthem. No public services or public works. No justice system, no infrastructure. It'd be a bad dream, right? Well, that nightmare was actually reality a year and a half ago for what is now the population of South Sudan, the world's newest nation. From the ashes of conflict with its neighbor to the north, South Sudan began the arduous process of literally molding a brand new country.

Do Abstract Images of Hunger Work in Advertising?

In late 2011, we launched a print ad campaign that took an innovative approach to raising awareness and funds to fight hunger -- an ad campaign that didn't depict hungry people. The ads, which can be seen here, used abstract images to engage readers in a fresh, dynamic way. The terrific pro bono work of creative agency G2, the ads proved highly successful and we're thrilled to be launching a related animated PSA soon.

PBS Newshour Features Action Against Hunger Humanitarian Honoree

Dr. Hans Rosling, recipient of Action Against Hunger’s 2011 Humanitarian Award, was the subject of a fascinating profile on PBS Newshour Monday night. We’re happy to report that PBS did not miss the chance to feature Dr. Rosling’s affiliation with Action Against Hunger! In case you missed it, we’ve embedded the video below.

New York Times Reports on New Action Against Hunger Ad Campaign

Action Against Hunger  launched a new ad campaign in partnership with Ultimat Vodka and branding agency G2. As a year-end visibility campaign set to run in five national magazines, G2’s ad creative presents the issue of deadly hunger in a less orthodox fashion in the hope that it will resonate with American audiences. This novel approach caught the eye of a New York Times reporter who published an article on the ads and the partnerships behind them.

CNN's Anderson Cooper 360° to Feature Action Against Hunger on Tonight's Show (10PM-Midnight)

CNN’s Anderson Cooper is reporting on location from several African hotspots for their unprecedented special on Africa’s “Killing Fields.”

About Action Against Hunger | ACF International

Action Against Hunger is internationally recognized as a leader in the fight against global malnutrition. Action Against Hunger works to save the lives of malnourished children while providing communities with access to safe water and sustainable solutions to hunger. With over 30 years of expertise in emergency situations of conflict, natural disaster, and chronic food insecurity, Action Against Hunger runs life-saving programs in some 40 countries benefiting 5 million people each year.

Subscribe to news and alerts or donate now »

Subscribe to RSS - In the News