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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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Going to bed hungry
August 12, 2015

Going to bed hungry

Asha and her five daughters can’t even put food on the table, let alone seek medical care or education. Asha’s husband doesn’t do much to help the family after...

Hugh Jackman disrupts poverty with his fair trade coffee company and new documentary
June 25, 2015

Hugh Jackman disrupts poverty with fair trade coffee company and new documentary

The documentary film Dukale’s Dream follows the six-year journey that World Vision Ambassador Hugh Jackman embarked on after a trip to Ethiopia, where he met...

Severe drought returns to Somalia
June 3, 2015

Severe drought returns to Somalia

Suffering people tell World Vision staff, “This is the worst drought we have ever seen.”

Senate introduces bill to continue U.S. commitment to fighting global hunger
June 1, 2015

Senate introduces bill to continue U.S. commitment to fighting global hunger

The Global Food Security Act of 2015, currently before Congress, builds upon past successes in combating hunger around the world.

More than 44,000 teens unite to fight global hunger with 30 Hour Famine
April 17, 2015

More than 38,000 teens unite to fight global hunger with 30 Hour Famine

This weekend, April 24-25, teenagers across the country will come together, forgoing food to fight global hunger.

February 12, 2015

Nutrition training empowers mother to keep her child nourished

When Fiston Kengawe was just 14 months old, his grandmother took him to the hospital, where he was diagnosed with acute malnutrition. World Vision works to help...

Gift of cow helps a family
February 12, 2015

New cow changes outlook for child and family in desperate poverty

In many parts of the world, animals can be a valuable source of income for families — like Thailand, where sponsored child Pangpon and his family received a World...

Gift of cow brings hope for girl in Laos
December 10, 2014

Gift of cow brings hope for girl in Laos

When Khamphama lost her parents, she moved in with her older brother and his wife, but the family struggled....

Feeding hungry families right here in the United States
November 5, 2014

Feeding hungry families right here in the United States

Hunger is a problem here in America as families struggle with crises like unemployment, homelessness, poverty, and natural disasters — and World Vision is working...

Ethiopia famine, 30 years later: Alerting the world to a humanitarian emergency
October 23, 2014

Ethiopia famine, 30 years later: Alerting the world to a humanitarian emergency

October 23 marked 30 years since a BBC news report turned the world’s attention to the plight of famine-stricken Ethiopians. World Vision catches up with the pilots...

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