When many think of WFP providing assistance to youth, they imagine small, smiling children clutching high-energy biscuits or a class of kids enjoying bowls of rice. But WFP’s support for youth—like students who receive school meals—extends to older children as well.
04/06/2015 - 20:05
The Universities Fighting World Hunger Summit convened February 20-22 at the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada, bringing together hundreds of students committed to ending hunger. For the students and anti-hunger activists looking to learn more about world hunger and how they can help fight it, it did not disappoint.
02/25/2015 - 23:30
As a student, you can play a critical role in fighting world hunger, and you can empower others to join in tackling this critical issue. Students at Bangkok Patana School in Bangkok, Thailand, are a perfect example of what a bit of enthusiasm can do for the anti-hunger movement. The group, called the World Food Project, recently raised US$980 for WFP and wrote this blog on their efforts.
01/29/2015 - 21:24
Ten years ago, a movement to connect students, educators and schools in fighting hunger began at Auburn University in partnership with the World Food Programme. The movement continues today. From 20 to 22 February, passionate students and university leaders will join together at the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada, for the tenth annual Universities Fighting World Hunger Summit to celebrate a decade of uniting students in the anti-hunger movement and look to where that movement grows next.
01/20/2015 - 22:58