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Sharing is caring: International Friendship Day

This year for International Friendship Day, we take a look at why sharing is caring

By Leah Oatway

Jul 30 2015

We believe every child should have access to good nutrition so they can develop into healthy, happy adults. Yet 19 million children under five in the world today are suffering from severe acute malnutrition. These two children form Burkina Faso prove that sharing is caring: 



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The Sharing Experiment

We wanted to know if sharing is natural. Action Against Hunger conducted an experiment in Madrid, Spain, to study human behavior when faced with the injustice of hunger. Of the 20 children under study, all 20 shared their food.

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