Welthungerhilfe Media Centre
Our commitment to being accountable to our stakeholders
This document specifies what stakeholders can hold Welthungerhilfe accountable for. It outlines our commitment to being accountable to our stakeholders and how we are going to strengthen this accountability to them.
Factsheet: Fleeing Mosul
Facts and figures on the present situation and on our work on the ground
(20/10/2016) In June 2014, the so called Islamic State (ISIS) occupied the city of Mosul in the North of Iraq. On October 17th, 2016, the Iraqi Government launched a military offensive to expel ISIS out of Mosul. An overview of the current situation.
FAQ: extent, distribution and causes of hunger
How many people are going hungry worldwide? Where is the hunger situation the worst? And why? We have summed up the answers to those frequently asked questions i our hunger factsheet (last updated October 2016).
Global Hunger Index 2016
Getting to Zero Hunger
The developing world has made substantial progress in reducing hunger since 2000. The 2016 Global Hunger Index (GHI) shows that the level of hunger in developing countries as a group has fallen by 29 percent. Yet this progress has been uneven, and great…
Synopsis: Global Hunger Index 2016
The findings of GHI 2016 at a glance
The developing world’s 2016 GHI fell by 29 percent from the 2000 GHI, from a score of 30.0 to 21.3. These global averages, however, mask dramatic differences among regions and countries.
Working to Zero Hunger
Case studies from Burundi, India and Malawi
The following case studies from Burundi, India and Malawi highlight several steps which are being taken towards achieving ‘zero hunger’ in three very different countries. They focus on the complex challenges faced and the progress made so far, and demonstrate…
Compass 2030 - Executive Summary
The reality of German Development Policy 2016
The Compass 2030 report is a critical assessment of Overseas Development Assistance (ODA) from Germany. It compares Germany’s contributions at an international level, analyses what areas are given priority and shows how these funds are used.
Welthungerhilfe Strategy 2017-2020
We want to continue the strategic focus on Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security for the most vulnerable that has proven to be a successful approach over the past years.
World Risk Report 2016
Focus: Logistics and infrastructure
Earthquake, tsunami, hurricane – When does an extreme natural event develop into a disaster? The WorldRiskReport gives answers. This year, the focus is on the role of logistics and infrastructure.
ANNUAL REPORT 2015
A year of great challenges
Refugees – the central theme in Europe in 2015. It also shaped the work of Welthungerhilfe.