Hunger Project - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Hunger Project


Indigenous vegetables and the Filipino diet

Apr 30, 2015 - 12:18 AM

The decreasing number of Filipinos consuming vegetables is alarming and might lead to bigger problems related to malnutrition

Use P7.7B SK fund to fight hunger – Recto

Mar 27, 2015 - 5:53 PM

The P7 7 billion allotted to the Sangguniang Kabataan can be used for programs addressing hunger and malnutrition across the country

SATING HUNGER. Children wait their turn at a feeding program for informal settlers in Quezon City. File photo by Rolex dela Pena/ EPA

Fighting malnutrition in the floodways of Pasig

Jan 24, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Cooperation among all stakeholders is key to fighting hunger and malnutrition

Hunger wRap: Faces of PH agriculture

Oct 16, 2014 - 2:18 PM

How important are fisherfolk and farmers in the fight against hunger in the Philippines?

Hunger wRap: The extremes of food consumption in the PH

Oct 16, 2014 - 2:08 PM

How can we make sure that Filipinos get the right and healthy amount of food?

MovePH wins Best Social Media Movement in 2014 Globe Tatt Awards

Aug 09, 2014 - 10:25 AM

Now on its third year the Globe Tatt Awards recognizes individuals and groups that share Tattoo s fiery passion for greatness founded on individuality and a sincere interest to lead by sharing with others

Photo by Gemma Mendoza/Rappler

Reaching out after watching 'Three Days' documentary

Aug 01, 2014 - 10:00 AM

A follow up on Rappler s short documentary Three Days Here s how donors and volunteers can help

Three days: A Rappler documentary on hunger

Jul 25, 2014 - 12:17 PM

In their sleep they try to forget the physical pains of hunger and the problems that await them tomorrow

EVERY DAY. Geraldine Buenaflor, 42, looking out from the window of the family's only bedroom in their third floor Navotas shanty. Photo by Raymund Amonoy / Rappler

The fight for clean water in Cambodia

Jul 06, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Seur Seang is at the frontline of the fight to give rural Cambodians access to clean water

Mavis Ching's kitchen of cheer

Jun 14, 2014 - 8:00 AM

At 58 Mavis packed her bags from Singapore and moved to Cambodia From teaching piano she now spreads cheer to Siem Reap s hungry souls

A different kind of Hunger Game

Jun 10, 2014 - 10:00 AM

Regardless of the score a completed quiz provides a warm and healthy meal to a hungry child in countries covered by WFP including the Philippines

EASY AS ONE, TWO, THREE. Netizens can take the first step against hunger by taking the online quiz of the World Food Programme.

Social media against hunger

May 31, 2014 - 7:56 PM

Do you surf the Internet often? Why not make the most out of social media and use it as a tool to help fight hunger?

SOCIAL MEDIA VS HUNGER. Social media can be an effective tool in raising awareness about hunger, as well as translating that awareness into concrete action and results offline. Graphic by Jessica Lazaro/

Feeding the mind and body

May 26, 2014 - 10:55 AM

An International Rice Research Institute program aims to teach young schoolchildren the importance of nutrition and food security

FOR STARTERS. Seeds were given to select schools in order to give them a headstart. Photo by Adrienne Villaruel/Rappler

Teaching ways to fight hunger

May 03, 2014 - 8:30 AM

Agriculturists help improve the hunger situation in a small town by teaching in the local high school in Pangasinan

Sign leading to the organic farm of Agno National High School

KC Concepcion's fight against hunger

Apr 11, 2014 - 12:18 PM

KC Concepcion discusses her fight against hunger in the Philippines and indifference toward it

#HungerProject: The end of hunger?

Mar 05, 2014 - 4:35 PM

Is the end of hunger possible? The answer to this question is yes it is and yes it is possible to end it in our lifetime Watch this discussion below

END HUNGER. Join the conversation as we tackle the most pressing issues surrounding hunger in the Philippines. Graphic by Mara Elize Mercado

Be a part of the MovePH Community!

Feb 20, 2014 - 2:13 PM

MovePH is looking for people who want to change the world

Join the MovePH Community

Feb 06, 2014 - 4:46 PM

MovePH is looking for people who can change the world

2013: Ten citizens' stories that moved us

Dec 21, 2013 - 10:11 AM

We revisit on Move PH the 10 most moving stories of challenges heroes and community engagement

Pope: Choose 'sober' lifestyle, share wealth

Dec 13, 2013 - 9:35 AM

Pope Francis attacks widening income gaps half a month before Christmas