Welthungerhilfe Media Centre
Annual Report 2016 - Facts
The most important facts and figures in brief
Our goal: Zero hunger by 2030. In 2016, thanks to your help, we were able to assist millions of people in need: We had a total of EUR 263.9 m available to use in the fight against hunger and poverty.
In Brief: Land is the new Oil
Many agricultural investments are violating land rights
Land-grabbing by corporations and those in power at national level continues to rob people’s livelihoods and create new conflicts, with land rights being systematically violated.
A Future for Young People
Africa’s rural regions offer new job prospects
By 2030, 600 million young people world-wide will be seeking work. One out of three of them are going to be from Africa, according to the International Labour Organisation (ILO). But decent work that provides a livelihood is in short supply in Africa.
GHI 2016 - Africa Edition
Adaptation of the Global Hunger Index for Africa
The Africa Edition of the Global Hunger Index measures hunger in the countries of Africa and is an adaptation of the Global Hunger Index (GHI), which measures hunger throughout the developing world.
Indice de la Faim dans la Monde 2016
L’ édition Afrique de l’Indice de la faim dans le monde mesure la faim dans les pays africains. Elle est une adaptation du Global Hunger Index, ou Indice de la faim dans le monde, qui mesure l’évolution de la faim dans l’ensemble du monde en développement.
Alliance2015 for Syria
Conflict in Syria enters it's seventh year
March 2016 marks six years of conflict in Syria. It has resulted in the largest humanitarian and refugee crisis of our time. Together with our partners from Alliance2015 we provide support to Syrians inside and outside the country since 2012.
Welthungerhilfe Sudan Country Programme
Our work and strategy in Sudan (2017-2020)
Our organization will shift its focus towards rehabilitation and resilience building for rural communities to fight hunger and attain Food & Nutrition Security.
New ways to fight hunger
Putting integrated business models to the test
The future work of Welthungerhilfe focuses on making recipients of aid into proud actors in the form of consumers, producers and entrepreneurs. Markets should not exclude poor people.
Nigeria and Lake Chad Basin
NGO Joint Statement: Seven Steps to Saving Lives and Assisting People
A violent eight-year conflict originating in Nigeria has intensified in the last four years and spread across borders into Niger, Chad and Cameroon, resulting in Africa’s biggest humanitarian and protection crisis.
Communal Land Titling in Cambodia
When Fighting for Land Means Fighting for Life
Indigenous communities in Cambodia defend their land and their rights with dedication – and with the help of the communal land titling process.