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Thousands die in powerful Nepal earthquake

Nepal earthquake: World Vision to aid 100,000 in worst-hit areas

A 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked the south-central Asian country of Nepal on April 25, causing more than 7,000 deaths and widespread devastation. World Vision has initiated relief efforts.

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Videos: Responding to the Nepal earthquake
May 4, 2015

Videos: Responding to the Nepal earthquake

Watch some of our videos from Nepal to understand the enormity of the need after the disaster and learn more about how we are helping children and communities.

Thousands die in powerful Nepal earthquake
May 4, 2015

Nepal earthquake: World Vision to aid 100,000 in worst-hit areas

A 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked the south-central Asian country of Nepal on April 25, causing more than 7,000 deaths and widespread devastation. World Vision has...

FAQs: Fragile states and the global burden of poverty
April 20, 2015

In the margins: Fragile states and the global burden of poverty

Not many people have heard of fragile states — but they are considered ground zero for the future of extreme poverty. Our fragile states expert, Jonathan Papoulidis,...

Cyclone Pam: Category 5 storm slams Vanuatu
March 17, 2015

Cyclone Pam: Responding to needs in Vanuatu

The category 5 storm pounded the islands of Vanuatu with heavy rain and winds last weekend. We are...

FAQs: War in Syria, children, and the refugee crisis
March 13, 2015

FAQs: War in Syria, children, and the refugee crisis

Read our overview of the conflict in Syria, the refugee situation in neighboring countries, and World Vision’s response to the crisis.

After four years of war, Americans still unaware of severity of Syria crisis
March 12, 2015

After four years of war, Americans still unaware of severity of Syria crisis

More than half of American adults say the crisis in Syria has impacted fewer people than other recent disasters; in reality, Syrians are currently the largest refugee...

Photos: Harsh winter threatens Syrian refugee children and families
February 18, 2015

Photos: Harsh winter threatens Syrian refugee children and families

Syrian refugee families who have fled their homeland due to violence are ill-equipped to deal with the harsh winter conditions. These photos from an informal refugee...

After Ebola, survivors and orphans face challenges
February 16, 2015

After Ebola, survivors and orphans face challenges

Aruma, 14, lost his parents, his elder brother, and three younger siblings to Ebola. He’s one of more than 11,000 children in West Africa who have lost one or both...

South Sudan: Former child soldiers released, long road to recovery begins
February 12, 2015

South Sudan: Former child soldiers released, long road to recovery begins

An estimated 3,000 child soldiers are expected to be released by a rebel group in South Sudan in the coming month. These children must undergo a complex...

Ebola virus outbreak and World Vision’s response efforts
January 22, 2015

Ebola outbreak continues to devastate West Africa

Faced with the deadliest Ebola virus outbreak in history, World Vision is on the front lines of efforts to curb and prevent spread of the disease in Sierra Leone and...

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