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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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Video: What would you take? #SyriaCrisis
October 22, 2015

Video: What would you take?

If you had to flee your home, as more than 12 million Syrians have done, what would you take with you?

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...

New poll shows increased awareness of Syria refugee crisis among Americans
October 14, 2015

New poll shows increased awareness of Syria refugee crisis among Americans

Among those familiar with the Syria conflict, more than 4 in 5 (83 percent) now believe the United States should help in some way.

Prayer for refugees and displaced people
October 9, 2015

Prayer for refugees and displaced people

Join us in prayer for all those who find themselves “strangers,” as Jesus calls them in Matthew 25:35.

South Carolina floods: World Vision provides aid
October 8, 2015

South Carolina floods: World Vision provides aid

World Vision is sending supplies to boost the local response by churches and community organizations.

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...

A Google map perspective on a refugee's journey walking from Syria to Serbia
September 18, 2015

Google map perspective: A refugee’s journey walking from Syria to Serbia

It would be a 1,400-mile walk, taking an estimated 452 hours.

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.

With Syria war in fourth year, increasing numbers attempt to reach Europe
September 4, 2015

Increasingly desperate, masses of Syrian refugees flood European access points

Unaccompanied refugee children are vulnerable to trafficking, forced labor, prostitution, and violence.

Hurricane Katrina, 10 years later: A look back
August 25, 2015

Hurricane Katrina, 10 years later: A look back

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast and submerged most of New Orleans. Here’s a look back at how World Vision worked with local partners to...

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