Freedom from Hunger is privileged to work in some of the world’s most fascinating countries. Madagascar, Bolivia, Mali and the Philippines, among others…they are all home to diverse cultures, strong traditions and people full of hope and kindness.

Click on the images below to see more from each country.


See Bolivia, the landlocked South American country home to the highest navigable lake in the world, Lake Titicaca.





Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso is in West Africa. Burkina's name, which translates as "Country of Honest People," accurately represents the wonderful spirit of its warm and welcoming citizens.






South of Burkina Faso, east of Cote d’Ivoire and west of Togo, Ghana lies on the beautiful Gulf of New Guinea. Although just slightly smaller than the state of Oregon, Ghana is one of the most densely populated countries in West Africa.





See Haiti, a land where people have endured adversity for hundreds of years. Now they struggle as never before with the tragedy of the magnitude 7.0 earthquake on January 12, 2010.






India is a country as large as the European continent and home to one of the world's oldest civilizations. With the second largest population in the world, India is known for its unique cultural heritage, deep rooted history, and its exceptional natural beauty.





Madagascar is a land of startling geographic contrasts. Located off the southeastern coast of Africa, this island is home to exotic plant and animal life, and diverse peoples and cultures.






A mystical land of ancient empires and fabulous sandstone mosques, Mali is one of the largest and most sparsely populated countries in West Africa. It is the size of California and Texas combined, yet has a population of just 10.3 million.





Welcome to Peru! You've probably heard about this ancient and beautiful country because Peru is home to the famed Machu Picchu. The dramatic scenery of Peru is also the backdrop for poverty, however, because more than half of Peru's people live below the country's poverty line.




The Philippines

The culture of this Southeast Asian country is a unique blend of influences from across the globe.