Students Blog


Meet Paul: Hunger Griot

In early October, WFP launched a unique online course with the One Campaign and WFPUSA to transform students from all walks of life into powerful spokespersons in the fight against hunger.

249 students from all over the world enrolled in “Growing Solutions to Hunger: The Hunger and Agriculture Griots Project” to learn the facts of hunger, explore agricultural solutions, and challenge themselves to develop new advocacy skills. Six weeks later, these proud graduates – one mom, one teacher, one PhD student, and one grandfather – wanted to share with you their personal stories of transformation.

Post date: 11/23/2011 - 12:42

Meet Amy: Hunger Griot

In early October, WFP launched a unique online course with the One Campaign and WFPUSA to transform students from all walks of life into powerful spokespersons in the fight against hunger.

249 students from all over the world enrolled in “Growing Solutions to Hunger: The Hunger and Agriculture Griots Project” to learn the facts of hunger, explore agricultural solutions, and challenge themselves to develop new advocacy skills. Six weeks later, these proud graduates – one mom, one teacher, one PhD student, and one grandfather – wanted to share with you their personal stories of transformation.

Post date: 11/22/2011 - 13:34

Seeing Both Sides of WFP

Morris Marah was a recipient of WFP School Meals in Sierra Leone. 13 years on, he joined the fight against hunger as an intern at the WFP London office.

Post date: 11/11/2011 - 15:36

Why Students Should Care About Hunger

We asked Christina, our October Online Intern, what she thought were the top 5 reasons students should care about hunger.

And, here's what she came up with.

 

Post date: 10/17/2011 - 11:11