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10 Aug 2011 description
report Food for the Hungry

I always sort of had an idea that women and girls living in extreme poverty suffered a bit more than men from disasters like war, a flood, an earthquake or a drought -- it just seems logical, if you think about it. But I had no idea how much more acutely they feel pain from these events until I started to research it.

04 Mar 2011 description
report Food for the Hungry

In August, flooding from monsoon rains put 20 percent of Pakistan under water and caused 12 million people to need emergency humanitarian assistance. Food for the Hungry responded by providing materials for shelter, clean water, food and hygiene kits for more than 8,000 families within Rahim Yar Khan District in Punjab Province.