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As Syrian conflict continues in its 5th year, aid groups calls for peace
"This is the worst earthquake to strike Ecuador since 1987, when 1,000 people were killed. It was a truly terrifying event felt across the country,” says José Luis Ochoa, World Vision’s national director in Ecuador.
The Zika virus can cause the birth defect microcephaly and debilitating Guillain-Barre syndrome, the World Health Organization said March 31 after researchers studying the recent outbreak reached a consensus. Governments, aid organizations, health workers, and families throughout the Americas have been trying to contain the outbreak since sudden, rapid spread began in Brazil in 2015.
Ecuador's worst earthquake in decades hit Saturday, devastating the South American country. World Vision began responding immediately.
Anna Burton of Georgia decided not only to lace up her shoes and run a 6K with Team World Vision but also to host a race at the college where she works. You could join her in providing clean water for children in Africa!
Current El Niño worst on record, impacting people worldwide
World Vision donors and partners are reaching out to help families affected by storms and tornadoes over the Christmas holiday.