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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 [...]

By | October 21st, 2015|Categories: Media Releases|Tags: , , |Comments Off on PCI Receives Award from USAID to Expand Partnership with Google to Reduce Hunger in East Africa

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 [...]

By | September 27th, 2015|Categories: Media Releases|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on PCI Announces Neighborhood Approach to Transform Urban Slums at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting

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 [...]

By | March 24th, 2015|Categories: Media Releases|Tags: , |Comments Off on Londoners Walk to Raise Funds for Clean Water around the World

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 [...]

By | March 17th, 2015|Categories: Media Releases|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Women Entrepreneurs Partner with PCI to Empower Women Around the World

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 [...]

By | February 11th, 2015|Categories: Media Releases|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on PCI Invited to White House with President Obama for Ebola Response Work

PCI Receives Google Award Using Satellite Data to Help Pastoralists Find Greener Pastures

$750,000 Seed Funding Expands Program in Ethiopia and Tanzania SAN DIEGO—PCI (Project Concern International) received funding from Google today to expand its Satellite Assisted Pastoral Resource Management (SAPARM) program, which puts satellite derived vegetation data [...]

By | December 19th, 2014|Categories: Media Releases|Tags: , , |Comments Off on PCI Receives Google Award Using Satellite Data to Help Pastoralists Find Greener Pastures