A community supported by Action Against Hunger in Tanzania.

Our impact

We save the lives of malnourished children. We ensure everyone can access clean water, food, training and healthcare. We enable entire communities to be free from hunger.

Meet the families and communities whose lives have been transformed by Action Against Hunger’s life-saving treatment and prevention support.

Halima after recovering from severe acute malnutrition.
"I am so grateful for the constant support I have received from Action Against Hunger."
Six weeks to save a lifeSee Halima's remarkable recovery

Stories from our work

See the impact of our programmes around the world.

A smiling mother and her child in Mali.

Stories from our work

Covid-19 hero: volunteering to save lives

Tondrua is an Action Against Hunger volunteer in South Sudan. As the country remains vulnerable to coronavirus, he continues to raise awareness among his community.

Treating hunger in a pandemic

How health workers like Dr Ayesha Aziz in Pakistan have been treating children with life-threatening hunger during the coronavirus crisis.

Our impact

  • 5.5M

    We reached 5.5 million people through our nutrition programmes in 2019.

  • 5.6M

    We supported 5.6 million people with our water, sanitation and hygiene projects in 2019.

  • 2.9M

    We helped 2.9 million people with our health programmes in 2019.

Where we workA woman walking through a field at an Action Against Hunger project in Mali.

Where we work

We fight hunger and malnutrition in 44 countries across Africa, Asia, Europe, the Americas and the Middle East.

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Key countries


A woman washes her hands at an Action Against Hunger health centre in Somalia.

Somalia is experiencing a prolonged, complex crisis caused by conflict, displacement, drought, extreme weather and disease.


Humaira, a woman supported by Action Against Hunger at a treatment centre in Bangladesh,

Bangladesh is vulnerable to climate disasters and hosts a large number of refugees from neighbouring countries.