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FAQs: Conflict in South Sudan and the risks to children

FAQs: Conflict in South Sudan and the risks to children

Conflict in South Sudan has created a hunger crisis, leaving one-third of the population in need of immediate aid. Children are most at risk for malnutrition, and they’re also susceptible to armed recruitment and disease. Read our FAQs to learn more.

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Survey: Young men most likely to give gift of charity
December 9, 2013

Survey: Young men most likely to give gift of charity

A new survey also reports that a majority of Americans across all age groups donate charitable gifts like the ones found in World Vision’s Gift Catalog — an ideal way...

World Vision pays tribute to Nelson Mandela
December 5, 2013

World Vision pays tribute to ‘tireless justice seeker’ Nelson Mandela

The former South African president, a champion for peace, reconciliation, and humanitarian development, passed away on December 5.

Video: How Gift Catalog works
November 20, 2013

Video: How World Vision Gift Catalog works

See how a gift from the World Vision Gift Catalog is the perfect way to honor a loved one and bring hope to children and families in need.

World Vision responding to Typhoon Haiyan devastation in the Philippines
November 11, 2013

World Vision responding to Typhoon Haiyan devastation in the Philippines

Typhoon Haiyan, considered one of the strongest tropical storms ever, made landfall in the Philippines early November 8 and caused catastrophic damage. World Vision’s...

Beth grows tomatoes with other villagers in a greenhouse
October 28, 2013

Rwanda greenhouse project feeds families, creates hope

In Rwanda, a group of parents are receiving seeds, training, a greenhouse structure, and entrepreneurial training to jump-start their gardens. Income from their...

Hurricane Sandy wreckage
October 28, 2013

Hurricane Sandy: One year later, building materials help families move back home

World Vision continues to support storm-affected communities by equipping local churches and community groups who serve families in great need.

Sponsored child Monisha from India
October 23, 2013

Monisha shares her dreams

Monisha, from India, wants to see every child in her community attend school and for no child be subjected to harmful labor practices.

Sposored child Hasmik, from Armenia, dreams of chess
October 23, 2013

Hasmik shares her dream

Hasmik, from Armenia, dreams of becoming a great chess player so that she can travel the world and meet her sponsor. Watch her story.

For children in rural Uganda, meal ends, but hunger does not
October 4, 2013

For children in rural Uganda, meal ends, but hunger does not

In the Bubwe village of Uganda, chronic poverty and a shortage of land for farming have combined to create a vicious cycle of hunger and food insecurity for families...

Author Brian Fikkert talks about understanding poverty
September 23, 2013

Author Brian Fikkert talks about understanding poverty

Co-author of the book When Helping Hurts and an economics professor and director at the Chalmers Center for Economic Development at Covenant College in...

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