Watch, learn and lead – everything you need to know about the 40 Hour Famine Backpack Challenge
Watch our range of videos to get hyped about the Backpack Challenge and see why it's so important. Hear the story of Lilias a young refugee who fled her home in South Sudan. Learn of the global crisis affecting refugees and displaced people around the world, including in South Sudan, Uganda, Syria, Myanmar and Bangladesh.
Learn how you can take your 40HF Backpack Challenge to the next level! Whether you want to drive team recruitment, achieve legend status with your fundraising, or find out what to pack for the weekend, we’ve got you covered!
Teachers, we want to take the challenge out of organising the 40HF Backpack Challenge at your school. These resources will make it quick and easy to plan, recruit and support your students in leading positive global change.
Let us help you save classroom planning time! Download these educational resources, designed to align with the Humanities curriculum for students in Years 9 and 10. Use them in class to help build your students’ knowledge of the global issues around refugees, asylum seekers and internally displaced people.
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Our activity sheets create an interactive classroom experience for all. Use to complement the Forced to Flee resource and immerse students in the world of refugees and those fleeing conflict.
What led to civil war in Syria? How does a country's economy contribute to crisis? Students learn of the historical timelines and influences that have led to the world experiencing the highest levels of displacement on record.
An interactive learning experience, our activity sheets immerse and engage students in the reality of the crisis facing more than 70.8 million displaced people worldwide. Use to complement the Global Crisis resource.