FOCUS TOPIC 2020
During winters, Mongolia can experience a severe cold weather phenomenon called “dzud”. Large numbers of livestock die from either starvation or cold, and these losses have a devastating impact on herder livelihoods.
Clean Water & Sanitation
The infrastructure in poor communities is inadequate, and many vulnerable families lack proper water and sanitation systems. Issues like poor sanitation facilities, a lack of proper hygiene awareness and practices, a lack of access to clean and safe drinking water and poor waste management have a negative impact on poor families.
30-Hour famine ambassador 2020
Taipei-based singer-songwriter Eric Chou is regarded as Asia’s new King of Mandopop due to his self-penned hits and soulful vocals. His debut song The Distance of Love went viral in 2014, amassing 161 million views on YouTube and garnering him a strong following across the region. The bilingual star has five albums, has collaborated with multiple big brands and is the youngest recipient of KKBOX’s “Top 10 Artists of the Year” in the award’s history when he first received the award in 2016. He was again awarded in 2019. Eric’s passion and dedication to his craft has captured the hearts of many. As the 30-Hour Famine Ambassador 2020, Eric will use his voice to share his vision of a better life for vulnerable children and encourage people to join him as they turn their shared vision into reality!
Join the fight against hunger and poverty with 30-Hour Famine: Home Edition
of 40,000 participants
of RM2 million raised
1 – 2 August 2020