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All the latest updates on our charity work from around the world.

Good nutrition is essential to eliminating chronic poverty and making lasting development gains. To mark World Breastfeeding Week, we look at breastfeeding’s positive impact on improved nutrition in Zambia.

Although the news headlines tend to focus on the death toll, after the recent earthquake and aftershocks in Nepal, some villages saw 95% of homes destroyed. It’s important we don’t forget that millions have been affected and it will take a long time to rebuild livelihoods. 

Elections in Burundi are causing turmoil in the country. Rising violence and unrest is directly impacting the lives of thousands of people – we are preparing to help, whatever the outcome.

In 2016, after 37 years in Tanzania, Concern Worldwide will conclude its work in the East African nation. Here we explore the legacy of improved food security and nutrition we will leave behind.

Concern Worldwide, with the All Party Parliamentary Group on Agriculture and Food for Development, convened a round table discussion in Parliament in June to discuss how to tackle natural disasters and others crises that prevent the world’s poorest people from lifiting themselves out of poverty. 

Our supporters have been raising vital funds for Nepal, to help those affected by the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the country in April, affecting millions of people.