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Can you imagine starting school each day in a classroom with few if any girls? Or having to fight for an opportunity to stay in school? For girls around the world, this is a reality. According to the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), 62 million girls around the world are not in school -- and millions more must fight to stay there. A new USAID initiative, called Let Girls Learn hopes to change that.

Post date: 06/26/2014 - 22:02

Answering Your Questions

WFP often hears from students interested in learning more about world hunger and our work to fight it. Here are some of the questions we get most frequently and their answers. Post date: 05/29/2014 - 19:56

Students: Here’s What WFP Is Doing To Get To “Zero Hunger”

You may have noticed that WFP has been using the phrase “Zero Hunger” a lot recently. That’s because WFP is part of the Secretary-General’s Zero Hunger Challenge to eliminate hunger in our lifetime.

Post date: 04/11/2014 - 21:51

Bowling With Purpose

When people all over the world hold fundraisers and raise awareness for WFP, it can make a big difference in the fight against hunger. Three high school sophomores in Massachusetts, US, recognized this and got to work to do their part. Post date: 04/03/2014 - 21:14