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Karona Kang, 44, started with World Vision as a volunteer. Today, she works with World Vision’s trauma recovery project as a caretaker for girls in Cambodia who have survived horrors like sex slavery, forced labor, physical and emotional abuse, and neglect. She is among 32 staff members who work to help them find healing and wholeness. Here, she tells her story.
Sixteen-year-old Kenny* endured an arduous and dangerous trek from his home in Guatemala to the U.S. border, but was returned to Guatemala by the government of Mexico. World Vision communications manager Cecilio Martinez spoke with Kenny about his journey.
Any change to Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act could put vulnerable children at risk
The Alliance to End Slavery and Trafficking says removing or changing the TVPRA would weaken legal protections for unaccompanied children and make victims of human trafficking particularly vulnerable.
World Vision joins with the Evangelical Immigration Table to call for proper treatment of children fleeing violence in Latin America.
World Vision is calling for continued focus on securing aid for hundreds of thousands of vulnerable children inside Syria.
World Vision suspends programs and fears for the safety of children caught in the crossfire.
As tens of thousands of children from Central America flee to escape violence and poverty, World Vision continues its work in these countries to address the root causes of poverty and child exploitation.