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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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This Valentine’s Day, keep chocolate child-labor free
February 13, 2013

This Valentine’s Day, keep chocolate child-labor free

Only about 5 percent of chocolate sold worldwide is certified to be free of exploitative child labor.

Syrian refugee crisis: Lebanon overburdened by refugee needs
February 12, 2013

Syrian refugee crisis: Lebanon overburdened by refugee needs

Two years after the start of Syria’s civil war, Lebanon struggles to accommodate Syrian refugees who have settled throughout the country.

Senate moves to combat human trafficking
February 12, 2013

Senate moves to combat human trafficking

The Senate has passed the Trafficking Victims Reauthorization Act, a bill that positions the United States to remain a leader in the fight against human trafficking. Now...

A girl’s dream of education becomes reality
February 11, 2013

A girl’s dream of education becomes reality

As a domestic servant working for $6 a month as a young child, Shoma dreamed of going to school. Now, she dreams of being a teacher.

Solomon Islands: Powerful earthquake triggers tsunami
February 7, 2013

Solomon Islands: Powerful earthquake triggers tsunami

World Vision is distributing pre-positioned relief items to families impacted by the quake and tsunami.

February 6, 2013

Mali: Children extremely vulnerable as conflict continues

World Vision World Vision is preparing to meet the immediate needs of affected families and advising families on how to keep their children safe, in light of reports of...

February 1, 2013

Justice Conference 2013: Impacting a generation for justice

World Vision will be at The Justice Conference, inviting justice-minded individuals to join a movement to end preventable child deaths, one of the greatest injustices of...

January 25, 2013

A boy’s journey back to where he belongs: the classroom

At the age of just 14, Kewal in India has already faced a difficult life. Orphaned at the age of 4, and later forced to discontinue school because of poverty, his future...

January 25, 2013

Nearly half of world’s food wasted, report says

World Vision’s work to promote sustainable agriculture practices includes teaching techniques to prevent food waste.

January 24, 2013

Vietnam: Former sponsored child plants a bright future

Ating Ai aspires to care for the environment in his community by becoming a forest ranger. Support he received as a World Vision sponsored child set him on a path to an...

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