The persistence of
hunger is a human issue. Therefore, the principles of
The Hunger Project begin with the
recognition of two essential elements of what it means to be human.
Hunger Project recognizes that in addition to survival needs, every
human being has a fundamental need to lead a life of dignity,
meaning and purpose - to know that our lives make a difference.
actions are shaped by and affect all other people and our natural
environment. Our responsibility extends beyond our immediate lives
and families to the entire human family. Issues of hunger and
poverty are not problems of one country or another but are global
issues, and we must solve them as global citizens.