girls worldwide 'walk the world'
1 May 2007
What you can do
There are many opportunities to help fight child hunger.
Join a Walk near youHave a look at the World Map and find out where the closest walk is for you to join. Register on-line for the walk and you can find out about others who will be walking and have an online-chat with them. There will even be a virtual walk. In Second Life, an interactive computer game that creates a virtual world, players will join Walk the World on-line.
Start your own WalkIf there is no Walk close enough to you, do your own Walk. Register with Walk the World and create a Walk on the online walk organiser now! And please tell your friends to join us too! Don’t forget to use t-shirts, banners, posters, etc to show people why you are walking: to end child hunger by 2015. You can download a walk planning Guide in English, Spanish, French, Arabic and Portuguese.
Click to feed a childIt costs you only a quick movement of your finger and a sponsor will donate a meal to a school child on your behalf. Click now!
Tell us about itUse the comment section below and tell us what you are planning to do to raise awareness about child hunger.
The World Food Programme (WFP) is the United Nations frontline agency mandated to combat global hunger which afflicts one of every seven people on earth. As the world’s largest humanitarian agency, WFP provides food aid to an average of 90 million people, including 56 million hungry children in more than 80 countries.