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PCI Receives Award from USAID to Expand Partnership with Google to Reduce Hunger in East Africa

Satellite Assisted Pastoral Resource Management (SAPARM) helps pastoralists find greener pastures to keep their livestock alive in Ethiopia and Tanzania SAN DIEGO —The U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) has awarded Project Concern International (PCI) $1.3 Million to expand and scale an innovative program providing traditional pastoralists with maps derived from [...]

By |October 21st, 2015|Media Releases|
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PCI Announces Neighborhood Approach to Transform Urban Slums at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting

Program Empowers Families in the Developing World to Build New Futures San Diego, CA—PCI (Project Concern International) President & CEO George Guimaraes discussed a “neighborhood approach” to tackle the growing problem of urban slums around world while speaking today at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting. “Sustainable Cities and Communities” is the 11th Sustainable [...]

By |September 27th, 2015|Media Releases|
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Londoners Walk to Raise Funds for Clean Water around the World

Secondary students around the Home Counties join forces with PCI (Project Concern International) to promote global water awareness on World Water Day LONDON–Yesterday was World Water Day, and PCI (Project Concern International) held its fifth annual London Walk for Water, with more than 125 Londoners walking to raise awareness and funds for clean water programs [...]

By |March 24th, 2015|Clean Water, Media Releases|
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Women Entrepreneurs Partner with PCI to Empower Women Around the World

Women United for Change launches to empower women in developing nations to build businesses of their own. A new movement led by successful female business owners, called Women United for Change, launches today, leading off with an innovative partnership with PCI (Project Concern International) to transform the lives of thousands of women in developing countries [...]

By |March 17th, 2015|Empowering Women, Media Releases|
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PCI Invited to White House with President Obama for Ebola Response Work

San Diego-based nonprofit working on the ground in Liberia since epidemic began SAN DIEGO—PCI (Project Concern International) was invited by President Obama to the White House today in recognition of our work in fighting the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. The meeting earlier this afternoon included government, humanitarian, and private sector partners involved in the [...]

By |February 11th, 2015|Infectious Disease, Media Releases|