Annual Report 2016
Since its establishment in 1962, Welthungerhilfe has funded 8,517 international projects to the tune of around 3.27 billion euros. including 6,120 self-help projects. Through its 407 overseas projects in 39 countries, Welthungerhilfe supported 8.4 million people - men, women and childrren - in 2016 alone. In real terms that means: People could survive, many are harvesting more crops, they can better feed themnselves, now have clean drinking water and toilets where they live, are less ill, can generate an income or surplus or can atrat a training course. For children, the support of Welthungerhilfe means a chance of healthy physical and mental development.