Action Against Hunger USA

Organization's name: Action Against Hunger USA
Organization's acronym: AAHUSA
Headquarters address  
Address: 247 West 37th Street, 10th Floor
New York, NY
United States of America
Phone: 212 967 7800
Web site:

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Michelle Brown Application


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Agriculture
  • Children
  • Development
  • Food
  • Humanitarian Affairs
  • Refugees
  • Social Development
  • Taxation Policy
  • Technical Cooperation
  • United Nations Funding

  • Financing for Development:
  • Increasing financial and technical cooperation for development
  • Mobilizing international resources for development

  • Social Development:
  • Poverty
  • Social policy

  • Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Capacity-building
  • Disaster management and vulnerability
  • Freshwater
  • Health
  • Poverty
  • Rural Development
  • Sanitation
  • Sustainable development for Africa
  • Waste (solid)
  • Geographic scope: International
    Country of activity:
    • Nigeria
    • South Sudan
    • Cambodia
    • Democratic Republic of the Congo
    • Uganda
    • Kenya
    • Pakistan
    Millennium Development Goals:
    • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
    • Reduce child mortality
    • Improve maternal health
    Mission statement:
    Year established (YYYY): 1985
    Year of registration (YYYY): 2002
    Organizational structure: Action Against Hunger US is governed by a board of directors. A CEO leads the organization, and the CEO reports to the Board
    Number and type of members: Action Against Hunger US is not a membership organization and does not have members.
    Affiliation with NGO networks: Action Against Hunger US is a member of the ACF International network. We are also a member of InterAction in the US
    Funding structure:
    • Donations and grants from domestic sources

    • Fundraising campaigns

    • Foreign and international grants

    • Grants from Governments

    Additional Information

    Sustainable Development

    Involvement in UN Partnerships:
    Affiliation with other organizations:

    Other UN Entities

    Accreditation with other UN Entities:
    • UNHCR

    • UNICEF

    • DPI

    Main Objective

    Special Event / Application for Consultative Status with ECOSOC
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