Take part in World Humanitarian Day August 19 with MY HERO's multimedia showcase honoring humanitarian workers endangering themselves to serve those in need.
Teachers: Share the importance of World Humanitarian Day with your students. Use the World Humanitarian Day Multimedia Lesson Plan in the classroom. Includes discussion guide and learning outcomes.
Get inspired by the following films about brave humanitarians providing shelter and aid to those affected by war in South Sudan and Somalia or bringing medical assistance to those in need.
Defying death in South Sudan. Featuring Humanitarian Hero Award Winner Ken Payumo. [Includes some violence and may not be appropriate for younger students.]
Enjoy the following portraits of Humanitarian Heroes.
The Gates Foundation has worked tirelessly to provide care and medicine to third world populations in need
This nun devoted herself to service and gave aid the poor in Egypt and in Turkey
Bonoi of U2 has helped to raise millions of dollars to benefit victims of humanitarian crises around the globe
Mother Teresa is celebrated for her faith and her work with India's most vulnerable populations
Princess Diana is a real hero for our society. She could see the beauty in commonplace things and also help others
Learn about a New Hero Every Day of the Year
Organizer created on 7/28/2012 1:00:45 PM by Becky Miller
Last edited 7/19/2019 4:52:45 PM by Xenia Shin