All Updates

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04 Dec 2018 description

International NGOs working in Yemen welcome the upcoming political consultations in Sweden. After almost four years of conflict in Yemen, up to 14 million people – 50 per cent of Yemen’s population - do not know where their next meal will come from. An estimated 85,000 children under five are presumed to have died from extreme hunger or disease since 2015.

28 Nov 2018 description

Executive Summary

From 11th – 16th May, 2018 Action Against Hunger- USA conducted a standard nutrition and mortality SMART survey in the former Fangak County of Jonglei State (former), South Sudan. A total of 396 households were assessed and this report contains the preliminary results of anthropometry, health and mortality indicators assessed in the survey (see specific objectives in section 1.3 below). The FSL, IYCF and WASH indicators will be included in the final report.

26 Nov 2018 description

With the ongoing clashes around the frontline of Hodeida, one of Action Against Hunger's main warehouses serving humanitarian operations in the country suffered collateral damage from the ongoing conflict. After calls for a ceasefire by the international community only a matter of weeks ago, this is a deeply disturbing development. Action Against Hunger calls on all parties to the conflict to respect humanitarian activities and facilities to preserve essential aid to thousands people in need in the country.

Maps & Infographics

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Jobs

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03 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2018 Action Against Hunger USA

Action Against Hunger - USA is seeking an exceptionally accomplished, high performing leader to serve as its next chief executive officer (CEO). Based in New York City, Action Against Hunger – USA is part of the global Action Against Hunger network, a global humanitarian organization committed to ending world hunger. As the world’s hunger specialist and the only NGO exclusively focused on ending acute malnutrition, the network provided lifesaving assistance to 20 million vulnerable people in over 45 countries in 2017.

22 Nov 2018 description
job Closing date: 21 Dec 2018 Action Against Hunger USA

YOU'LL CONTRIBUTE TO ENDING WORLD HUNGER BY ...

analyzing and developing a portfolio of top tier corporate donors with high capacity and connection to Action Against Hunger (AAH-USA); being responsible for cultivating, securing, and stewarding high-visibility corporate relationships and gifts, particularly through cause-related marketing, workplace giving, and employee engagement; taking the lead on outreach efforts including partner meetings and speaking engagements; and representing AAH-USA in a variety of situations including working with the CEO, senior staff, and heads …

22 Nov 2018 description
job Closing date: 21 Dec 2018 Action Against Hunger USA

YOU'LL CONTRIBUTE TO ENDING WORLD HUNGER BY ...

collaborating with the Technical Team to advance an exciting research agenda that catalyzes knowledge for improved humanitarian action. The Research Support Officer will play a critical role in driving innovation and demonstrating the impact of Action Against Hunger’s interventions on nutrition security.

This is a new position within the organization and an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic Research Unit that values creativity and critical thinking.

30 Oct 2018 description
job Closing date: 03 Jan 2019 Action Against Hunger USA

YOU'LL CONTRIBUTE TO ENDING WORLD HUNGER BY ...

driving the vision, strategy, and operations for all External Relations fundraising systems. The key objectives for this role are to understand business objectives, develop and execute plans for system acquisition/enhancement and deployment; drive the development of policies and procedures; maintain data integrity; design and deliver effective user training programs; and actively manage software/service provider relationships.