Students Blog


In Germany, Fourmilliononehundredninetyfourthousandonehundredninety grains of rice

As school classes across Germany and Austria came together for a friendly Freerice competition, there were many exciting head-to-head races. In the end, the students raised over four million grains of rice to help WFP feed hungry people. One school proved invincible, but the real victory was collective: making an impact in the fight against hunger.

Post date: 07/11/2012 - 11:26

Jessica Watson and WFP Welcome 7,000 Australian Schools Aboard the Fight Against Hunger

As the youngest person to sail around the world, WFP Youth Representative Jessica Watson knows a thing or two about the incredible feats young people are capable of. It’s no surprise then that she’s back in her home country of Australia empowering students to make a sea change on hunger.

Post date: 07/03/2012 - 11:11

In Monaco, Students Ace The Fight Against Hunger

The Principality of Monaco may be amongst the world’s smallest countries but that has not deterred its youth from making a big impact in WFP’s fight against hunger. Here’s how Monegasque students are doing their part to tackle the world’s greatest solvable problem: hunger.

Post date: 06/26/2012 - 15:21

A Social Summer: Staying Engaged With WFP Students When School’s Out

Fighting world hunger doesn’t have to stop for summer break. You may not have student organizations or classes to engage you in discussions and events, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make a difference.

Post date: 06/05/2012 - 09:32