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  • Jennie Lane
  • 8th Class, 2015-2017 Field Placement: Land O’Lakes International Development Division; Lilongwe, Malawi Based in Lilongwe, Malawi, Jennie is part of the Land O’Lakes International Development Livestock for Resilience (L4R) project in central Malawi. Jennie provides technical support to the project in livestock health, inspection and procurement, while also working with closely with livestock advisors, government stakeholders, and project beneficiaries. She… Read more

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We champion programs and policies that strengthen food security across the United States and around the globe, including the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals, Feed the Future, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and federal Child Nutrition Programs.

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We work in coalition with national and international partner organizations to educate policymakers and advocate for effective food security policy.

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Deadline: Applications for the Emerson Hunger Fellows Program due Jan. 13th
January 7, 2016 The Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows Program, a project of the Congressional Hunger Center, is a leadership development program… Read more
Rep. James P. McGovern Recognizes Work of Former Executive Director Ed Cooney
October 26, 2015
Washington, DC
Rep. James P. McGovern, CHC Board Chair, released a statement yesterday in tribute to the anti-hunger career of… Read more

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