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Video: First snowfall for Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Video: First snowfall for Syrian refugees in Lebanon

The start of the new year brought freezing temperatures and the first snowfall of winter to Syrian refugees living in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley.

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Weekly humanitarian news brief: December 21
December 21, 2015

Weekly humanitarian news brief: December 21

This week's humanitarian news brief includes vaccinations in Yemen, Human Development Index rankings, hunger in South Africa, and more.

Worst natural disasters of 2015
December 16, 2015

Worst natural disasters of 2015

Natural disasters affected millions of people worldwide in 2015. Here are six of the worst ones and how we responded.
 

Family’s struggles mount because of bitter Armenian winters
December 15, 2015

Family’s struggles mount because of bitter Armenian winters

Adia and her six children struggle to survive through Armenia's harsh winter that typically last six or seven months.

Weekly humanitarian news brief: December 14
December 14, 2015

Weekly humanitarian news brief: December 14

This week's humanitarian news brief includes elections in Central African Republic, Syrians fleeing violence, malaria deaths decline, and more.

FAQs: War in Syria, children, and the refugee crisis
December 11, 2015

What you should know: War in Syria, children, and the refugee crisis

Updated: Read our overview of the conflict in Syria, the refugee situation in neighboring countries, and our response to the crisis.

Weekly humanitarian news brief: December 7
December 7, 2015

Weekly humanitarian news brief: December 7

Brief included dire floods in South India; malaria epidemic in South Sudan; Human Rights Day on December 10.

Patricia Heaton to visit CBS's "The Doctors" to talk about World Vision's Gift Catalog
December 3, 2015

Patricia Heaton to visit CBS's "The Doctors" to talk about World Vision's Gift Catalog

On Friday, December 4, Patricia Heaton will visit "The Doctors" to discuss her recent trip to Zambia and the World Vision Gift Catalog.

Tweetchat to end gender-based violence
December 2, 2015

#GBVchat Tweetchat about ending gender-based violence

On December 10, join us on Twitter as we discuss promising approaches to ending gender-based violence. Follow...

Sponsor a child now for 2016; get a charitable tax deduction for 2015
December 1, 2015

Sponsor a child now for 2016; get a charitable tax deduction for 2015

Sponsoring a child makes for a great New Year’s resolution!  You can donate the full annual amount now and increase your charitable tax deductions for 2015

2015 Advent Prayer Guide
November 27, 2015

2015 Advent Prayer Guide

Join us as we reflect on some of the traditional themes of Advent; we’ll look for them in the darker corners of our world where the poor, oppressed, broken, and...

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