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11 current projects
5.8 m. € funding in 2022
140,000 people reached in 2022

Niger, a desert country in Africa, is one of the poorest countries in the world. A quickly-growing population is being confronted by long droughts and food crises time and time again. Niger suffers from a very high rate of child stunting, high rate of child wasting, and very high child mortality rate. For several years, the situation has been exacerbated by attacks from the radical Islamist militia Boko Haram, which is currently active on both sides of the border with Nigeria. Welthungerhilfe has been working in Niger since 2010.

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Water Shortages and Terror

Water shortages and terror lead to poverty. One out of three people in Niger are in desperate need of help.

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News from Niger

Publications about Niger

Magazine 2023

The Welthungerhilfe Magazine 2023 in English with selected articles from the four German language issues of the past year.

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NGO Advocacy Note Niger

How can vulnerable populations in Niger have access to basic social services and humanitarian assistance in the post-July 26, 2023, political context?

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