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Feeding The Hungry On Halloween

William Lambers | Posted 12.27.2013 | Impact
William Lambers

There is more to Halloween than you might think. Yes, it's about monsters and ghouls, and the fear of the unseen. Do not let Halloween 'trick" you th...

Sequestration, Scarcity and America's Values

Mark Moore | Posted 05.12.2013 | Politics
Mark Moore

We have long been reminded of scarcity of oil, and more recently scarcity of water has been at the forefront of our minds. Perhaps the scariest of all scarcity issues is food, where Malthusian projections of calamity have long loomed with concerns of an overpopulated planet.

A Life-Changing Visit to Niger

Navyn Salem | Posted 08.26.2012 | Impact
Navyn Salem

Now that I am back home in Rhode Island, where temperatures are moderate, rain and food plentiful, children healthy and playing upstairs, when I read the headlines about the Sahel, an even stronger urgency rises up from inside.

Rooting For The Survival Of A 2-Year-Old Boy

World Vision | Posted 08.19.2012 | Impact
World Vision

The moment that brought us all to laughs, clapping, and even near to tears came from one little wail from a tiny two-year-old. Moments before, he was all but motionless in his mother's arms, only reacting with shrieks as the nurse at the child nutrition clinic tried to weigh him.

Plumpy'Nut: Just How Much Can This Peanut Paste Reduce Hunger?

Posted 10.11.2011 | Home

Dr. Sanjay Gupta recently penned a piece for CNN describing how Plumpy'Nut, a peanut paste, is helping children in Somalia that are suffering from sev...

Share With a Bear This Holiday Season

Lauren Bush | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Lauren Bush

'Tis the season to be sharing, and what a better way to do it than to share with a cute bear.

Saying "Nuts" to Hunger

Jeffrey Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jeffrey Sachs

The general public should be helped to understand the difference of acute and chronic hunger, so that both are addressed appropriately. The product Plumpy'Nut is not a miracle cure for global hunger or for global malnutrition.