By Gary Edmonds, Food for the Hungry
The World Health Assembly global resolution to promote breastfeeding — and whether the U.S. delegation sided with corporate interests of the $70 billion-dollar baby formula industry in trying to undermine the measure — has been making headlines and spiraling into a frenzy of confusion on the true value of breastfeeding.
WRITTEN BY GARY EDMONDS
The word genocide begs a violent connotation. It fills my mind with images of rage and unrelenting noise. It kills with machetes and fire. But not all genocides move with the quick pace of a beating heart. Some are slow and calculated. Some kill with the mere denial of food and healthcare. All of them deliberate and horrific.
WRITTEN BY CARRIE WOODWARD
Highlights of the 2017 Annual Report
Pause. Think about 2017. Growing innovation. Natural disasters. Political tensions. Changing cultures. And in the midst of that, Food for the Hungry (FH) faithfully pursued the vision of ending all forms of poverty worldwide. Read the full annual report online here and read on below for some exciting highlights of FH’s year.
Alibef Taban’s story of life in South Sudan reads like a horrible game of Jenga.
One by one, conflict pulled out the supports his family needed to survive. And now they’re threatened with collapse from homelessness and hunger.
Alibef is the father of seven children. When South Sudan’s civil war invaded his village in December 2016, the family fled for their lives. Alibef is a farmer by trade, with an elementary school education under his belt. But his family is starving.
Kansas City Chiefs Fans Encouraged to Join Campaign to Help Most Vulnerable
PHOENIX– Kansas City Chiefs Defensive End, Jarvis Jenkins, is announcing a Pledge It campaign to end malnutrition in Peru. Jenkins has teamed up with Food for the Hungry (FH) to empower mothers through educational sessions on nutrition, healthy hygiene practices and good feeding habits. These teachings ultimately improve health and reduce chronic malnutrition in the children and adolescents of Huancavelica.
The CoP is to provide leadership in the management and implementation of an emergency program that is funded by UNHCR and UNICEF. The response is led by FH with Medical Teams International contracted to implement the program with the Rohingya.
The Sr. Logistics Manager is to provide supervision to the FH / Medical Teams International (MTI) Logistics team, with oversight responsibilities in the areas of procurement, fleet management, security, IT, document management, storage and logistics. The program is being led by FH with MTI contracted to implement the program with the Rohingya. This position will provide direction by collaborating with Cox’s Bazar (CXB) staff to ensure smooth implementation of activities in adherence to the policies and procedures.
Numéro de publication d’appel d’offres: FH-DRC/LOG/2753/2018
Food for Hungry RDC (FH) a reçu un financement de USAID/FFP pour améliorer l’alimentation, la sécurité nutritionnelle et le bien-être économique de ménages vulnérables dans les provinces du Sud - Kivu et Tanganyika.
FH invite les soumissionnaires intéressés et compétents pour l’exécution des travaux d’aménagement pour les marais de KALA et TABAC dans la province de Tanganyika et 3 petits marais de Kaziba (Luzinzi, Kalambi et Nkombo), territoire de …
Responsible for all Global Compensation to ensure internal equity and external competitiveness, while adhering to the company’s over-arching compensation philosophy and strategic goals. Provide analytical expertise to leadership, including guidance and interpretation of various compensation policies. Responsible for the project planning components relating to compensation program revision, development, and / or redesign.
The person in this role will lead the development and technical implementation of FH’s Child Focused Community Transformation model (CFCT). (S)he will lead the team providing technical and grant writing support to Regional and Field Offices, and make sure that program quality and funding sources, including sponsorship, grants, and other public and private funding sources, align to the high standards of FH’s Heartbeat and program model of CFCT.