Food & Water

STOP HUNGER NOW: Proper Nutrition

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Kids

Proper nutrition from Stop Hunger Now meals not only allows children in Uganda to stay awake, concentrate and excel in school, it also gives them the energy to play and afford them time (otherwise spent scavenging or working for food) to simply enjoy their childhood.

Photo Credit: Steve Hickle / Stop Hunger Now

DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE - CIWAS: DRI-Drexel WASH Capacity Building Program 2

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Participants in the program

DRI - Drexel WASH Capacity Building Program

Photo Credit: Desert Research Institute Center for International Water and Sustainability

DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE - CIWAS: DRI-Drexel WASH Capacity Building Program

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Participants in the program

DRI - Drexel WASH Capacity Building Program

Photo Credit: Desert Research Institute Center for International Water and Sustainability

DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE - CIWAS: Center for International Water and Sustainability

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Charity YouTube Video

The Center for International Water and Sustainability was created by a generous grant from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation. The purpose of this focused International Water, Development and Global Sustainability center within the Desert Research Institute (DRI) is to address gaps in knowledge, research, and human resource capacity that persist in developing countries and assist in reducing health related issues and design of sustainable water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) programs.

DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE - CIWAS: DRI Sustainable Water Initiative

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Charity YouTube Video

For Dr. Braimah Apambire, safe water is a deeply personal issue and the transformative impacts of access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) have framed every aspect his career as one of the WASH sector’s most effective champions. Year round access to clean water created the opportunities and resources that allowed a talented young boy to develop his gifts to their fullest potential and in turn, become a leader in improving the lives of millions of the world’s poor.

DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE: Collecting water

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Women collecting water

Women collecting water.

Photo credit: Desert Research Institute Center for International Water and Sustainability

DESERT RESEARCH INSTITUTE: Clean water

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A child in need of water

Photo credit: Desert Research Institute Center for International Water and Sustainability

WATER FOR PEOPLE: Everyone

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Charity YouTube Video

Water For People's goal is to maximize people's potential to meet their development challenges through creative water and sanitation investments. At the foundation is their belief that "Everyone" in the districts and municipalities must be supported.

UMCOR: Food Aid for Yemen

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UMCOR partner Muslim Aid chronicles food aid support for thousands of families affected by the ongoing conflict in Yemen, where an estimated 300,000 people are internally displaced.
 
UMCOR is supporting Muslim Aid in issuing food vouchers to nearly 900 families (comprising some 5,000 individuals). The voucher system enables people to purchase their own food and make their own choices versus having to rely on pre-packaged food distributions.

UMCOR: Syria Relief

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UMCOR has partnered with a dozen organizations to provide relief and assistance to those affected by the crises in Syria and Iraq.

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