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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: Refugees face rain, cold en route to Europe
November 4, 2015

Video: Refugees face rain, cold en route to Europe

Refugees experience new hardships as a cold, rainy autumn sets in.

Mexico: Recovery under way after Hurricane Patricia
October 28, 2015

Mexico: Recovery under way after Hurricane Patricia

We're working to provide clean water, hygiene kits, baby supplies, and Child-Friendly Spaces for affected children and families.

New Sesame Street Muppet helps children learn life-saving hygiene practices
October 14, 2015

New Sesame Street™ friend helps children practice handwashing, and other life-saving hygiene habits

Sesame Workshop and World Vision are coming together to help protect children from serious sickness caused by dirty water and poor sanitation.

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.

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.

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...

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.

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...

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