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Ebola virus outbreak and World Vision’s response efforts

Ebola outbreak in West Africa: World Vision responds to deadly, complex health emergency

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 deadly disease in Sierra Leone and other countries in West Africa.

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Election Day: Seven questions to ask your candidates before you vote
October 24, 2014

Election Day: Seven questions to ask your candidates before you vote

In the midst of national election season, it’s easy for candidates to stick to their talking points. But how can you use your voice as a voter to shift the...

Ethiopia famine, 30 years later: Alerting the world to a humanitarian emergency
October 23, 2014

Ethiopia famine, 30 years later: Alerting the world to a humanitarian emergency

October 23 marked 30 years since a BBC news report turned the world’s attention to the plight of famine-stricken Ethiopians. World Vision catches up with the pilots...

What does the Bible say about poverty?
October 20, 2014

What does the Bible say about poverty?

See what the Bible has to say about poverty and God’s heart for children and families living in great need.

Blog: One-millionth person reached with clean water
October 13, 2014

Blog: One-millionth person reached with clean water

Celebrate with us today as we mark the one-millionth person to receive clean water through our water programs this year!

Ebola crisis: World Vision staff, faith leaders fight to curb deadly virus
October 9, 2014

Ebola crisis: World Vision staff, faith leaders fight to curb deadly virus

In Sierra Leone, World Vision staff, with government officials and other agencies, are working to curb the deadly virus. Faith leaders are being equipped with...

Five Christmas gift ideas to fight poverty and honor loved ones
October 8, 2014

Five Christmas gift ideas to fight poverty and honor loved ones

Finding the perfect Christmas gift for friends and family can be a difficult task. But with these five popular items from World Vision’s Gift Catalog, you can bring...

Pursuing equal access to education for girls and women in Pakistan
October 8, 2014

Pursuing equal access to education for girls and women in Pakistan

In one village in Pakistan, World Vision empowers young girls and women to educate older women so they won’t be taken advantage of and can thrive.

Child soldier prevention law: Partial enforcement lets some offending countries off the hook
October 2, 2014

Child soldier prevention law: Partial enforcement lets some offending countries off the hook

Through a loophole in the 2008 Child Soldier Prevention Act, the Obama administration is opting to issue waivers to some offending countries rather than hold them...

Rooting our work in prayer
October 1, 2014

Video: Rooting our work in prayer

October 1 is our annual Day of Prayer. World Vision staff members across the globe join together for a day dedicated to praying for the children and communities we...

The five worst spots for hunger
September 25, 2014

The five worst spots for hunger

A new report notes a downward trend in the percentage of people who are undernourished, worldwide; however, developing nations account for 98 percent of the chronically...

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