Debra Kerby has an interesting perspective on the world. As Executive Director of Canadian Feed The Children, she moves between her Toronto office to Haiti or Africa or Bolivia to keep a keen eye on how the agency is helping children thrive.
Debra heads up a small team with big hearts - people who are dedicated to helping move vulnerable children and families to a position of strength and self-sufficiency.
Join her on her quest to make a big change in the world for the smallest among us.
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Category Archives: Food Security
I was on a call with our Country Representative in Ethiopia recently, and it seems the rains have come to the central and western regions of Ethiopia. Crops are growing and communities are “doing fine” at this time in these regions. Yet on the other side of the country, in the south and east of Ethiopia, drought has fully set in. Continue reading
After seeing the impact of escalating food prices and lack of rain on impoverished communities in Uganda just a couple of weeks ago, it is hard to see news today that the UN has officially declared a famine in southern regions of Somalia. While Somalia is not a country where our little organization operates, the joint impacts of poverty, malnutrition and natural disaster are familiar. Continue reading