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Fact Sheet: Coronavirus (COVID-19) and SNAP

March 27, 2020

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is designed to respond to changes in need, making it well suited to respond to crises such as the COVID-19 pandemic.

Bangladeshi mothers receiving information about maternal and child health and nutrition. Photo: Todd Post / Bread for the World

Fact Sheet: Why We Need $200 Million for Global Nutrition Programs

May 16, 2019

Bread for the World and its partners are asking Congress to provide $200 million for global nutrition.

Global Malnutrition Fact Sheet 2021

August 23, 2021

Malnutrition is responsible for nearly half of all preventable deaths among children under 5. Every year, the world loses hundreds of thousands of young children and babies to hunger-related causes.

Investing in the First 1,000 Days of a Child’s Life

A 1,000-Day Human Infrastructure: Smart Investments in Maternal and Child Nutrition and Health

June 16, 2021

Human capital is a society’s most valuable economic asset.

Building Back Better with a 1,000-Days Infrastructure Package

June 3, 2021

Aligning policies that impact the first 1,000 days of a child's life will create better outcomes for all children.

Climate, Racial Equity, and Hunger Series: Latino/a Communities

April 19, 2021

Climate Change Worsens Hunger in Latino/a Communities

Climate, Racial Equity, and Hunger Series: Indigenous Communities

April 19, 2021

Climate change threatens the traditions and lifestyles of Indigenous people.

Climate, Racial Equity, and Hunger Series: African American Communities

April 19, 2021

While climate change impacts everyone, regardless of race, policies and practices around climate have historically discriminated against and excluded people of color.

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Fact Sheet: Permanently expand the Child Tax Credit to reduce child hunger

March 25, 2021

Expanding the CTC would do more to reduce hunger and poverty among our nation’s children than any single policy has in decades.

Mothers in a Zambian village learn how to prepare and feed their children a nutritious porridge. Photo: Joe Molieri / Bread for the World

Fact Sheet: COVID-19 Global Pandemic, Better Nutrition Protects Lives

August 27, 2020

With the coronavirus now spreading in low-resource contexts and new waves of infection expected in the coming year, better nutrition for vulnerable people is more important than ever.

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