Sign up for newsletters to recieve information and keep up to date on new developments. Signing up for the www.camfed.org website newsletter will also mean a girl in Africa will recieve enough pencils for a year of school.
2) The Actionaid Lottery
Play the action aid lottery at www.actionaid.org.uk/100048/lottoaid.html . Every Thursday the draw is made, with the possibility of 5 people winning £2000 each. 75p is given to charity from every pound you spend.
3) Send an e-mail to your government to ask them to meet their agreed target of donating 0.7% of the countries annual turnover to help pay the 175 billion required to stop poverty agreed on by 2015.
4)Play online games on facebook at freerice.com. For every question you get right a child recieves 10 grains of rice. Sign up for the newsletter too to keep informed. If you sign in you can track your personal total.
5) Go to this world food project page. Answer the quick questionnaire and one child will recieve a free warm meal. Also sign the petition to raise awareness of world poverty. It also a fantastic range of ideas under the banner – Ways to Fight Hunger.
- Two For Tuesday 11/23/2010 (edtechpower.blogspot.com)
- How We Can End Hunger: A Billion for a Billion (humanrights.change.org)
- 5 Cool Edutainment Games You Can Play and Also Donate To Charitable Causes (makeuseof.com)
- ActionAid : Would you swallow it? [Video] (scaryideas.com)
- Urban poor undetected by Vietnam, NGOs say (lookatvietnam.com)
- ActionAid : 10 green bottles serve SABMiller a tax bill [Video] (scaryideas.com)
- Ilana Solomon’s Push for a New Global Fund on Climate Change (devex.com)
- Swallow fail. (makethelogobigger.blogspot.com)
- Schtop Tax Dodging (thedenveregotist.com)
- How ActionAid exposed tax dodging by brewing giant SABMiller (leftfootforward.org)