Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Action Against Hunger 2015 Program Overview

made on a #charity hackathon with the help of Prezi
by

Alex Cottin

on 25 March 2015

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Action Against Hunger 2015 Program Overview

WE CAN REACH SO MANY MORE
is dedicated to saving the lives of severely malnourished children while helping vulnerable families and communities become self-sufficient.
HUNGER
Political instability
Dignity
Education
Weak economy
Societal barriers
Disease outbreaks
No access to water
& sanitation
Poverty
Conflict
Economic Growth
Restoration
Health
Empowerment
Self-sufficiency
Sustainability

MALNUTRITION CLAIMS THE
LIVES OF
ONE MILLION
CHILDREN
EVERY YEAR
Action Against Hunger
Lack of access to safe water and sanitation
NUTRITION
Action Against Hunger is working with families, communities and local agencies to prevent malnutrition in India
India has the most malnourished children of any country because:
Parents have to work long hours
Children lack proper health care
WASH
WATER, SANITATION, HYGIENE
In South Sudan, waterborne diseases like cholera
Can lead to or worsen malnutrition
Kill thousands of children every day
Are caused by dirty water & unhygienic living conditions
the influx of refugees from Mali
FOOD SECURITY
AND LIVELIHOODS
Families in Burkina Faso struggle to make ends meet in the face of:
a weak economy
rapidly expanding population
frequent cholera outbreaks
aftermath of the 2011 food crisis in the Sahel region
EMERGENCY RESPONSE
Will take up to 10 years to fully recover from
Typhoon Haiyan, the most devastating storm ever to hit the Philippines
Left 14 million people in need of aid
Left 4 million people displaced
Destroyed land, infrastructure and livelihoods
Assisting populations in distress
Diagnosing, treating and preventing malnutrition
TOGETHER
Ouaba Pouguidiba is the community garden President. She says, "Our children are stronger and happier... Malnutrition is gone from our community thanks to Action Against Hunger."
WE FIGHT HUNGER
WE ARE CREATING A WORLD WITHOUT HUNGER
IN 45 COUNTRIES
THROUGH 4 MAIN PROGRAM AREAS
NUTRITION
WASH
FOOD SECURITY
EMERGENCY RESPONSE
IMPACT
emergencies responded to in 3 years
51
humanitarian experts
5,500+
people regained economic self-sufficiency
2 million
people treated for malnutrition and illness
3.5 million
people accessed safe water and sanitation
3.5 million
9 million
people reached worldwide
We treated Prahlad and he is now on
the road to recovery
His mom Rehka sought help at an Action Against Hunger-supported health center
Meet Prahlad
At 2 years old,
he weighed less
than 10 pounds
After Typhoon Haiyan hit in November 2013, we delivered aid to 650,000 people, including those living in coastal villages, remote islands, and isolated mountainous areas
We provided emergency food rations and screened children for malnutrition
To prevent waterborne diseases, we distributed hygiene kits, built latrines, and rebuilt sanitation infrastructure.
We’re now helping people like Luz (shown here) who lost their livelihoods regain their self-sufficiency.
Our teams mobilized after a cholera epidemic hit Juba in May 2014
We disinfected houses, improved water sources,
and held cholera
awareness sessions
We distributed
PUR, which disinfects water, and demonstrated
how to use it
We're still working with local authorities to improve people's access to water
In a village in rural Burkina Faso, many children were malnourished because their diets were poor
We gave them the seeds, tools and training they needed to grow diverse, healthy crops
Now the garden is thriving, producing carrots, lettuce, onions, tomatoes
and more!
We helped local women establish and maintain a community garden
END
WE CAN
http://actionagainsthunger.org
https://twitter.com/acfusa
https://www.facebook.com/actionagainsthunger
Full transcript