Publications

Action Against Hunger South Sudan, T.Frank
Action Against Hunger South Sudan, T.Frank

Action Against Hunger’s international network produces a variety of published works from context analysis and regional assessments to community surveys and field reports.

Recent Publications

Strategic Programming for Community Nutrition Interventions

April, 2007

Combining information from Guinea, Malawi and Mali, this Action Against Hunger publication discusses implementation techniques and procedures to improve community workshops. Using experiences and results from those countries, the guide covers everything from context analysis to community participation.

Women and Hunger: Women play a central role in the fight against hunger

March, 2007

As the principal providers for families around the world, women are key partners in the struggle to end hunger and agencies must incorporate such realities into the very design of their humanitarian programs.

Darfur

January, 2007

After a career in banking, Stéphanie Rivoal joined Action Against Hunger | ACF International in northern Sudan in 2005 where she documented in stunning photographic detail the complexities that underlie the humanitarian crisis in Darfur. This publication is currently out of print and not available for download.

The Justice of Eating: The Struggle for Food and Dignity in Recent Humanitarian Crises

January, 2007

Combining thorough analysis with personal testimonies from struggling families, this report assesses the underlying causes of hunger in several African countries. A powerful indictment of local institutions, national governments, international agencies, and the socioeconomic forces complicit in the persistence of world hunger, this report argues that an end to malnutrition is fully possible with sufficient political will. This publication is currently out of print and not available for download.

Misère urbaine: la faim cachée

January, 2006

Five Agence VU photographers visited Action Against Hunger | ACF International’s programs to give photographic voice to the phenomenon of urban hunger, creating a startling companion piece to ACF’s study on urban hunger, La faim dans les villes. This publication is currently out of print and not available for download.

Food Aid and Alternatives to Food Aid

December, 2005

The objective of this book is to constitute a reference for the principles and methodology of intervention for food aid and alternatives to food aid from initial assessment to implementation and monitoring. Based upon a consolidation of experiences and investigations led over the past ten years in the field, it looks at and develops specific aspects of the different food security programs, especially the technical tools that can be used within the scope of precise projects. 

Regards sur le monde: Les visages de la faim

January, 2005

A group of notable Agence VU photographers give artful testimony to the contexts in which Action Against Hunger | ACF International works, documenting the daily struggles for life and dignity that confront so many communities around the world. This publication is currently out of print and not available for download.

REFANI Summary Report

July, 2004

Summary of the final REFANI results and findings

The Geopolitics of Hunger, 2001-02: Hunger and Power

January, 2002

Combining the concrete experience of Action Against Hunger | ACF International’s field staff with solid academic research, this page-turning study and indictment of the status quo is sure to capture the imagination of any activist or student of world affairs. This publication is currently out of print and not available for download.

Souffles du monde: un autre regard sur l’humanitaire

January, 1998

Eleven renowned photographers take an intimate tour of Action Against Hunger | ACF International’s field programs where each reconstructs an alternate vision of global humanitarian efforts through the urgency of the stories and portraits captured on film. This publication is currently out of print and not available for download.

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Action Against Hunger is a global humanitarian organization that takes decisive action against the causes and effects of hunger. We save the lives of malnourished children. We ensure everyone can access clean water, food, training and healthcare. We enable entire communities to be free from hunger.