The Emerson National Hunger Fellows are placed with community based organizations around the country fighting hunger at the local level, such as grassroots organizing groups, advocacy agencies, food banks, and local service providers. In Washington, D.C. they are placed with national policy organizations (advocacy groups, think tanks, and government agencies). Fellows support partner organizations with program development, research, evaluation, outreach, organizing, and advocacy projects. Past field and policy placements have addressed the following issues:
The Leland International Hunger Fellows are placed with a field office in Asia, Africa, or Latin America, and then in a policy environment, usually at the headquarters of the organization they served with in the field. These organizations can be international and local NGOs, U.S. government agencies, multi-lateral organizations or private sector entities. Past field and policy placements have addressed the following issues:
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