Our COVID-19 Response
Learn how with your support we are helping communities secure food supplies.
For 14-year-old Robert and his mother Maame in Ghana, the COVID-19 pandemic has been especially challenging. With eight children at home, Maame is worried that she will eventually run out of food to feed her family.
The entire world is feeling the challenges of the COVID-19 virus. Many have lost jobs, global school closures are leaving children vulnerable, hunger is rising for families and physical distancing is taking a toll on social wellbeing.
Community members in Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation, thanks to CFTC donors, have been able to get into the soil and plant their communiy garden through the COVID-19 pandemic.
“My husband used to give me money for food, but now I have my own resources to provide food for the family. I have independence.”
– Sofia, 29, Bolivia