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World Vision World Vision is preparing to meet the immediate needs of affected families and advising families on how to keep their children safe, in light of reports of child exploitation.
Three years after the deadly 2010 Haiti earthquake, World Vision continues working alongside communities there to provide long-term recovery support. But we’re also responding to other global humanitarian emergencies — natural and man-made — delivering critical assistance to children and families whose lives are at risk.
Ongoing humanitarian crises in 16 countries leave some 51 million people suffering.
World Vision is providing supplies to overwhelmed hospitals in the conflict-ridden eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and is working to meet the needs of displaced and vulnerable children and families.
World Vision is distributing food and water to children and families impacted by this devastating storm.
In partnership with local churches, World Vision is assisting children and families still struggling to recover from Superstorm Sandy.
World Vision’s Child-Friendly Spaces offer a safe haven for children impacted by war.
Update: Supplies are being deployed to local churches for distribution to those impacted by the disaster.
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|Disaster Response Myth #2: Aid agencies are not accountable or transparent||Disaster Response Myth #3: Good intentions are enough to provide valuable help during a disaster|
|Disaster Response Myth #4: Aid agencies should spend donations as quickly as possible to address immediate needs||Disaster Response Myth #5: The more money raised, the faster the response will happen|
|An introduction to World Vision's Global Rapid Response Team|