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War through the eyes of an aid worker

War through the eyes of an aid worker

As the conflict in Syria rages on, we sat down to talk with our national communications director in Lebanon, where more than a million Syrian refugees now live.

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"Dear Water": Kenyan schoolgirls share their poem
July 1, 2015

Video: Schoolgirls share their poem, "Dear Water"

Kenyan schoolgirls recite "Dear Water," a poem they wrote about the life-changing impact of clean water.

Dirty water kills seven children in one family
May 13, 2015

Dirty water kills seven children in one family

In rural Niger, one man's family suffered from the community's dirty water source. 

From dire illness to healthy lives: Clean water transforms community
February 12, 2015

From dire illness to healthy lives: Clean water transforms community

In Kenya’s Rift Valley, lack of clean drinking water at Morop Primary School was a big problem. Students often suffered from waterborne diseases; some spent more time...

New Sesame Street Muppet helps children learn life-saving hygiene practices
January 7, 2015

New Sesame Street Muppet helps children learn life-saving hygiene habits

Sesame Workshop and World Vision are coming together to help protect children around the globe from illness caused by dirty water and poor sanitation.

Blog: One-millionth person reached with clean water
October 13, 2014

Blog: One-millionth person reached with clean water

Celebrate with us today as we mark the one-millionth person to receive clean water through our water programs this year!

Eugene Cho: Going deep for global water solutions
September 16, 2014

Eugene Cho: Going deep for global water solutions

Pastor, speaker, and author Eugene Cho's parents grew up in extreme poverty in Korea. He describes the "not with hand-outs but with hand-ups" approach that gave them...

Blog: The longevity of World Vision water wells
September 2, 2014

Blog: The longevity of World Vision water wells

A new scientific study by the UNC Water Institute shows that World Vision water wells continue to flow for decades.

Clean water and sanitation among top needs for child and family in Uganda
July 25, 2014

Clean water and sanitation among top needs for child and family in Uganda

For 5-year-old Juliet and her family in northern Uganda, the number-one concern is dirty water and poor sanitation. Every day, these humanitarian crises deprive 1,600...

Video: Getting clean water for the first time
June 3, 2014

Video: Getting clean water for the first time

Meet Violet and other children from Zambia as they tell their stories of hardship from dirty water. A World Vision Water project here aims to reach 40,000 children...

Blog: The ripple effect of water in Mali
May 17, 2014

Blog: The ripple effect of water in Mali

Read about Dr. Greg Allgood's latest trip to Mali, where World Vision Mali's water team just provided their 1,000th water well since 2003!

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