WFP Ambassadors: Partners Against Hunger

From international sportsmen and film stars to world-renowned singers and actors, WFP’s growing chorus of celebrity supporters are committed to using their high profile status to put the spotlight on the plight of hunger and what WFP is doing to alleviate it.


Featured Celebrities

Ambassador Against Hunger
 

Sami Yusuf, Singer/Composer

Ambassador Against Hunger Internationally acclaimed British artist Sami Yusuf is one of the world’s most popular composers and singers.…

  
Ambassador Against Hunger
 

Franca Sozzani, Journalist/Editor

Ambassador Against Hunger Ms. Franca Sozzani was appointed as a WFP Global Ambassador Against Hunger on14 May 2014.  A native of Italy, Ms.…

  
Ambassador Against Hunger
 

Jose Mourinho, Football Manager

Global Ambassador Against Hunger With a career spanning more than three decades, Mourinho began his football career as a player in the Portuguese Second Division. In the early 1990’s he wo…

  
Ambassador Against Hunger
 

George Stroumboulopoulos, broadcaster

Canada Ambassador Against Hunger One of Canada's most popular and respected broadcaster, 38-year-old George Stroumboulopoulos is also a leading voice against hunger, with an extensive humanitarian tr…

  
Ambassador Against Hunger
 

Drew Barrymore, actress

Ambassador Against Hunger One of the best-loved film stars on the silver screen today, Drew Barrymore became a WFP Ambassador Against Hunger in 2007 after travelling to Kenya to meet kids getting an …

  
Ambassador Against Hunger
 

Paul Tergat, marathon man

Ambassador Against Hunger Few people are as qualified as Kenyan marathon legend, Paul Tergat, to explain how food aid can transform the lives of hungry children. Born in Kenya’s Rift Valle…

  

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Former WFP Ambassador
 

Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein- Former WFP Ambassador

The daughter of his majesty the late King Hussein Bin Talal of Jordan, and wife of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Princes…

  
Actors
 

Hlubi Mboya

Hlubi Mboya is one of the most loved TV actresses in southern Africa.…

  
Ambassador Against Hunger
 

Howard G. Buffett, philanthropist and environmentalist - Ambassador Against Hunger

Howard Buffett has made his name as both an environmentalist and humanitarian and has gained a distinguished reputation in the world of philanthropy. Buffett is passionate about helping address hunge…

  
Actors
 

Jacques Perrin, French actor/producer - WFP Partner

As one of France's most sought-after leading men, Jacques Perrin was a natural choice to narrate WFP's first-ever French public service announcement.…

  
National Ambassador Against Hunger
 

Jang Dong Kun, Korean actor- National Ambassador Against Hunger

Star of not one but two unprecedented box office hits, and called by CNN the “ultimate poster boy for Korean pop culture,” Jang Dong Kun is one of Asia’s most celebrated actors. …

  
Athletes
 

Jarno Trulli, F1 racing driver - WFP Partner

Racing driver Jarno Trulli is one of the fastest men on the Formula One starting grid.…

  
Ambassador Against Hunger
 

John Kufuor, statesman, Global Ambassador Against Hunger

Former Ghanaian president John Kofi Agyekum Kufuor has earned the nickname “gentle giant” for his formidable height (six foot, three inches) and calm demeanour.…

  
Ambassador Against Hunger
 

Kaká, soccer player

Ambassador Against Hunger After winning the 2002 World Cup with Brazil, soccer star Kaká helped Italian team AC Milan win the Serie A title in 2003-2004 in his first season playing in the famously …

  
National Ambassador Against Hunger
 

Kristina Cassandra Concepcion, actress and TV personality- National Ambassador Against Hunger

Kristina Cassandra “KC” Concepcion is a popular model, actress and singer.…

  
Athletes
 

Li Ning, olympic gymnast - Celebrity Partner

Legendary Chinese Olympic gymnast, Mr.…