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Ending World Hunger

Veterans Day and the Gospel of Food for Hungry Children

A teddy bear accompanies a halal meal in a C-130 Hercules before a humanitarian airdrop over Iraq, Aug. 14, 2014. An American child donated the teddy bear to offer support for children trapped in the Iraq conflict. U.S. airmen assisted with the airdrop, which included bottled water and food for displaced citizens of Sinjar, Iraq. Brawley is a loadmaster assigned to the 746th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron.

On Veterans Day and every day let's remember these life-saving missions by soldiers fighting hunger. Read More »

Interview: Linda Kurtz of the Campus Kitchens Project

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Linda Kurtz of the Campus Kitchens Project talks about getting involved in the fight against hunger in America. Read More »

Food Ambassador Brings Urgent Message to UN General Assembly

WFP director (Etharin Cousin (left) in South Sudan discussing the mission to prevent famine in the war-torn country (World Food Programme photo)

The General Assembly has the power to save millions of children from the physical and mental damage of malnutrition. Read More »

Syrian Refugees in Turkey Need Humanitarian Aid

This Syrian family used to lead a happy life in Aleppo. Now the parents and children sleep on the streets of Istanbul in Turkey. They are among the 3 million refugees from Syria, many of whom live in desperate conditions. (UNHCR/S.Baldwin)

It's vital that refugees from Syria's war receive humanitarian aid. The future of the Middle East depends on how we respond to this emergency. Read More »

Syrian Refugee Children Lose School Food Program

Syrian refugee children in Iraq will not be able to get food at school because of funding constraints (World Food Programme photo)

Syrian children attending school in refugee camps in Iraq will be without a feeding program when classes start next week. Read More »

Ukraine Crisis: Hunger Knows No Ceasefire

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The conflict in Ukraine is causing a hunger crisis for thousands of innocent people. Read More »

Charity Milers Feeding Children in the Philippines

School meals are helping children in conflict-affected areas of the Philippines (WFP/Fahima Abdulaziz)

See how simply exercising with the Charity Miles app helps feed children a world away in the Philippines. Read More »

Gaza Strip: Over 100,000 Need Emergency Food Aid

Palestinian families take shelter at an UNRWA school in Gaza City

The never-ending cycle of violence between Israel and Palestine is accompanied by hunger and poverty. Read More »

Will You Take the Zero Hunger Challenge?

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Join the Zero Hunger Challenge. Find something you can do to help fight world hunger. Read More »

Remembering Eisenhower’s Speech on Child Hunger

A refugee in Bangui, Central African Republic. Supplies have been cut by at least 50 per cent for nearly 450,000 refugees in the country. Photo: WFP/Rein Skullerud

Millions of refugees from African wars are hoping someone will come to their rescue with food aid. Read More »