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Little girl with pig tails looks at camera. She was born in this refugee camp.

Syria refugee crisis FAQ: How the war is affecting children

Why are people fleeing Syria? What are the greatest needs of the refugees? How can I help, and show them the love of God?

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Sponsored child christmas gift
November 10, 2015

Share big dreams: Give a Special Gift to your sponsored child this Christmas

Make your sponsored child’s dreams come true with a Special Gift that will benefit him or her and the entire family.

Quiz: Find the perfect gift that gives back
November 9, 2015

Quiz: Find the perfect gift that gives back

What do you get for the person who has everything? We'll help you find just the right Gift Catalog gift in less than a minute!

Videos: The lives of displaced and refugee children in Syria and South Sudan
October 15, 2015

Videos: The lives of displaced and refugee children in Syria and South Sudan

Fighting in Syria, South Sudan, and other countries has resulted in nearly 60 million people being displaced from their homes. These videos show how some children and...

FAQs: Conflict in South Sudan and the risks to children
October 7, 2015

FAQs: Conflict in South Sudan and the risks to children

Conflict in South Sudan has created a hunger crisis, leaving 4.6 million people out of a population of 11.3 million in need of immediate aid. Children are most at...

U.S. wavers on commitment to stop the abuse of children as soliders
October 7, 2015

U.S. wavers on commitment to stop the abuse of children as soldiers

Millions of U.S. taxpayer dollars will continue to flow to some countries actively recruiting or using children in their armed forces.

Europe's migration crisis: Syrian refugees' long journeys, long nights
September 14, 2015

Europe’s refugee crisis: Syrian families’ long journeys, long nights

As more Syrian refugees seek safety in Europe, families struggle to survive and adjust to their new lives.

Ten worst places for child marriage
August 31, 2015

Ten worst places for child marriage

In developing countries, one in every three girls is married before reaching age 18.

War through the eyes of an aid worker
August 14, 2015

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.

Child trafficking survivor begins new life at recovery center
July 29, 2015

Child trafficking survivor begins new life at trauma recovery center

Kolab* is a human trafficking survivor in Cambodia, now on the road to a full life; but millions of other children like Kolab are still vulnerable to trafficking...

A safe place for children living in a brothel
July 8, 2015

A safe place for children living in a brothel

In Bangladesh, Sonali and her sister live at the Hat Khola brothel with their mother. During the day, Sonali attends a World Vision Child-friendly Space where she...

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