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.


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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
 

Christina Aguilera, singer-songwriter

Ambassador Against Hunger One of the most successful recording artists of the decade, Christina Aguilera burst onto the scene in 1999 when she was just 19 years old.…

  
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
 

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 co…

  
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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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.…

  
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.…

  
Ambassador Against Hunger
 

Mahmoud Yassin, Egyptian actor - Ambassador Against Hunger

From a Cairo garbage collector to an Islamic scholar, Egyptian actor Mahmoud Yassin has played an amazing variety of characters in a career spanning five decades.…

  
Ambassador Against Hunger
 

Maria Grazia Cucinotta, actress and producer

Ambassador Against Hunger Sicilian-born actress and former model Maria Grazia Cucinotta is an Italian television star who shot to international fame when she starred in the 1994 Oscar-nominated film,…