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Teaching Toward a Solution

Ten years ago the largest gathering of world leaders in history decided hunger needed to be eradicated by 2015. This was one of 8 goals based on basic human rights created at the UN Millennium Summit. Today, UN officials are meeting in New York to evaluate the world’s progress toward these goals. The deadline for reaching the MDGs is growing near, and there is still plenty of work to be done. 

Post date: 09/21/2010 - 16:57

FreeRice 2.0 Goes Live!

The viral online quiz game that builds vocabulary while feeding the hungry is in for a major upgrade to make it even more addictive and more fun than the original. Individual and group log-ons make www.freerice.com more useful to both students and teachers …

Post date: 09/07/2010 - 18:03

Crisis in Pakistan - New Teaching Materials released:

 The current crisis in Pakistan has affected over 17 million people. People have lost their homes, belongings, and are in urgent need of assistance.

Post date: 09/03/2010 - 14:59

Get Involved on International Youth Day

August 12th is Your Day and 2010 is Your Year! Don’t miss out on the opportunity to show the world the impact can have on international issues like world hunger.

Post date: 07/30/2010 - 19:52