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October 4, 2016
During the annual United Nations General Assembly this September, social action platform Global Citizen and socially responsible retailer TOMS rallied New York City to build a better tomorrow through a Community Action Hub. Helen Keller International was proud to participate in The Power of...
September 30, 2016
Socially responsible retailer TOMS is best known for shoes, but their “One for One” philosophy also extends to glasses. For every pair of sunglasses purchased, money is donated to one of their Sight Giving Partners to restore the sight of a person in need. One of their employees recently blogged...
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.