In 2021, an estimated 957 million people across 93 countries did not have enough to eat, according to the UN World Food Programme. A stark increase from 820 million people in 2018.
It’s in the places where life is hardest that hunger persists and grows – worsened by global threats such as climate change, conflict, poverty and the pandemic. And it’s in these very places that your 30 Hour Famine event funds go to work.
We help build sustainable futures through programs like farmers’ associations, community grain banks, and access to loans for increasing farm production.