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Blog entry 41 The secrets out: new subjects tomorrow

09 February 2012

Blog entry 42 Freerice has new subjects

08 February 2012

Where is Timbuktu? Where would you find Persepolis today? Where is Stonehenge? If you're not sure of the answer to any of these questions, you will want to play the new Freerice subject, "World Landmarks".

Blog entry 43 Kevin Bacon, you and I: making a difference

07 February 2012

Blog entry 44 Happy World Freerice Week!

06 February 2012

Today might be the best Monday you’ve had in a long time. Why? It's the first day of our first (ever) official World Freerice Week that will take place at the beginning of February every year.

Blog entry 45 World Freerice Week: 6 Degrees of Freerice

02 February 2012

You may have noticed something different about Freerice.com. Here’s a hint - look up, towards the top right of this screen, just next to "About" and "English"? See it yet? Now you get the idea: we're launching the first ever, official World Freerice Week from February 6 - 11!

Blog entry 46 One Million Registered Freericers, And Counting!

03 January 2012

It’s official. As of today, you are playing alongside ONE MILLION registered Freerice players! This milestone represents a significant step in our online movement to end hunger. Together, by doing our small part, we’ve earned BILLIONS of grains of rice for the world’s hungriest through the UN World Food Programme (WFP).

Blog entry 47 Snapshots Of World Hunger: 2011

30 December 2011

From conflict in Libya to the drought in the Horn of Africa, 2011 presented a challenging sequence of emergencies to the World Food Programme and other aid agencies.

Take a look at the WFP's 12 photos looking back on a year in the fight against hunger

Wishing all Freericers a Happy New Year! Thank you for all your ongoing support, feedback and time in 2011.

Blog entry 48 Freericers Don't Forget to be Awesome

22 December 2011

The Don't Forget to be Awesome (DFTBA) is an annual event that takes place in December.

Blog entry 49 How to: Make this season merrier

14 December 2011

It's the season of goodwill and giving. Between wrapping presents and opening them, there is nothing that can leave you feeling happier and more gratified than knowing you've made someone else's life better.

To help you get into the spirit, here are some ideas to make a difference this year:

Blog entry 50 And the winner is...

02 December 2011

For the month of November, Canadian schools battled it out for the Canadian Freerice School Challenge organized by the World Food Programme and our Canadian Ambassador against hunger and CBC Television presenter, George Strombolopolous.

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