By Alison Maurice, Domestic Policy Associate

are coming together in Congress to pass the Administration’s broad social spending plan through a budget process called “,” known as the Build Back Better Act. The spending package makes a number of critical investments, including enhancing nutrition programs to…


Eric Mitchell is the Executive Director of the Alliance to End Hunger.

Barron Segar is President and CEO of World Food Program USA, a 501(c)(3) organization based in Washington, DC, which proudly supports the mission of the United Nations World Food Programme by mobilizing American policymakers, businesses and individuals to…


Tyrone Hanley is Senior Policy Counsel at the National Center for Lesbian Rights. Tyrone was interviewed by the Alliance’s Michelle Nikfarjam of the Congressional Hunger Center’s Emerson National Hunger Fellowship program

Q: What does pride mean to you personally? And are you and your family doing anything special to celebrate?


By Eric Mitchell

A mobile clinic tests for malnutrition in Yemen.

Last week, leaders from the G7 countries came together in the seaside village of Carbis Bay, UK to commit to, among other things, increasing focus on nutrition. , the Biden Administration endorsed the G7 Famine Prevention and Humanitarian Crises Compact, reaffirming U.S. …


By Eric Mitchell, Executive Director of the Alliance to End Hunger; and Tammy Boyd, JD, MPH Chief Policy Officer & Counsel at the Black Women’s Health Imperative

The pandemic has exacerbated the disparities in the nation’s health care system. According to Centers for Disease Control, 3 out of 5 pregnancy-related…


Michelle Nikfarjam | Alliance to End Hunger

Indigenous people, scientists, activists, and academics alike have long warned of the intersecting nature of crises in the food system, climate, and social and economic inequity. Despite this, our modern food system has seen little change. As many argue, our current food system…


By Minerva Delgado | Director of Coalitions and Advocacy | Alliance to End Hunger

On the eve of the 2021 Presidential Inauguration, I shared a toast with celebrated feminist Gloria Steinem. Naturally, I wasn’t alone. I joined hundreds of women from across the country for the video event hosted by…


By Eric Mitchell | Executive Director | Alliance to End Hunger

In a food-rich nation like the United States, no one should go hungry. Yet more than 35 million Americans live in food insecure households — defined as the inability to obtain adequate nutritious food — and nearly 16 million…

Alliance to End Hunger

The Alliance to End Hunger engages diverse institutions to build the public and political will to end hunger at home and abroad.

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