POLITICS
03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

UN Launches "Hunger Bytes" YouTube Contest To Raise Awareness Of World Hunger

The competition has a slightly goofy name - "Hunger Bytes" - and a strange logo - a globe with two pointy teeth. But this YouTube-centric contest is for a good cause, and it's backed by the United Nations World Food Program.

Hunger Bytes "[P]roduce the funniest, strangest or edgiest 30 or 60 second video about hunger," challenges the Hunger Bytes channel. "This is your chance to be controversial, provocative and shocking - whatever it takes - to make a video that will grab the attention of the on-line community and get them thinking about world hunger."

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