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Thousands die in powerful Nepal earthquake

Thousands expected dead in powerful Nepal earthquake

A 7.8-magnitude earthquake has rocked the south-central Asian country of Nepal, causing more than 1,000 deaths and widespread devastation — and the reported death toll continues to climb. 

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January 14, 2015

Child protection unit finds trafficked girl

When Sita* went missing from her home in India, her mother turned to World Vision for help.

January 14, 2015

Hoop stars pass out warm coats and new toys for Christmas

Professional basketball players, in partnership with World Vision, gave back to families in need this Christmas.

Top humanitarian crisises to watch in 2014
January 12, 2015

Top humanitarian crises to watch in 2015

2014 was a particularly harsh year for children, says UNICEF, which noted in a recent report that nearly 230 million children live in countries affected by war. Here...

Five years after Haiti earthquake, families still in transition
January 9, 2015

Five years after Haiti earthquake, families still in transition

January 12 marks the fifth anniversary of the Haiti earthquake, the most devastating disaster ever to hit the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere. World Vision’...

Video: Snowstorm in the Middle East and the impact on Syrian refugee families
January 9, 2015

Video: Snowstorm in the Middle East and the impact on Syrian refugee families

World Vision has new fears for children and families already vulnerable as a snowstorm sweeping through the region claims lives.

New Sesame Street Muppet helps children learn life-saving hygiene practices
January 7, 2015

New Sesame Street Muppet helps children learn life-saving hygiene habits

Sesame Workshop and World Vision are coming together to help protect children around the globe from illness caused by dirty water and poor sanitation.

Ten years after the tsunami: Lives, homes rebuilt from the ground up
December 22, 2014

Ten years after the tsunami: Lives, homes rebuilt from the ground up

Ten years after the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, Layeun is one of dozens of villages in Aceh, Indonesia, that World Vision helped to rebuild.

Five of the worst natural disasters of 2014
December 19, 2014

Five of the worst natural disasters of 2014

Natural disasters affected millions of people worldwide in 2014. Here are five of the worst ones and how World Vision responded.

2014: The World Vision year in video
December 15, 2014

2014: The year in video

Journey with us through highlights from our 2014 work: Because of your faithful support, 2014 has been an impactful year in carrying out God's work! Thank you for...

Forced into sexual slavery by poverty
December 12, 2014

Forced into sexual slavery by poverty

For Mao, poverty turned an innocent sleepover at a friend’s house into enslavement in Cambodia’s sex trade.

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