Latest Updates

September 23, 2016
Showing beneficiaries the benefit of dietary diversity creates trust and allows them to understand how their behaviors affect their health.
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September 23, 2016
HKI has long been a leader in preventing malnutrition in vulnerable communities while ensuring treatment of those who are malnourished. We have been combating acute malnutrition in Niger’s Diffa region since 1987.
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August 1, 2016
Mobile health—or mHealth has the potential to help those in impoverished communities receive the health care that they deserve.
July 18, 2016
Helen Keller International’s homestead food production programs have been featured in a new book called “Nourishing Millions: Stories of Change in Nutrition.”
June 16, 2016
Last month, leaders at the 69th World Health Assembly welcomed a new resolution aimed at protecting breastfeeding and the appropriate complementary feeding of young children.
June 14, 2016
The 2016 Global Nutrition Report shows the relatability of malnutrition—and the action needed to ensure its end.
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June 7, 2016
Researchers in Bangladesh are exploring whether our homestead food production program is reducing maternal and child malnutrition.
June 6, 2016
Our courageous co-founder Helen Keller was featured in a series in the New York Times looking back at the lives of leaders.
June 6, 2016
Helen Keller International’s first foray into malnutrition work was through vitamin A supplementation (VAS). Now years later, the organization’s continued leadership in this area has been facilitated by a nutritional epidemiologist named Dr. Rolf Klemm.
May 24, 2016
Helen Keller International (HKI) is pleased to announce its partnership with quality men's grooming product manufacturer GorillaKilla to provide urgently needed tools and education for safe at home epilation practices for hundreds in Cameroon and Ethiopia suffering from blinding trachoma.