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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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November 24, 2012

Ten worst countries for child vaccination

Great progress has been made in the movement to vaccinate all children to prevent serious diseases — but 20 percent of children, mostly in poor countries, still miss out.

UPDATE: Sandy relief efforts continue
November 20, 2012

UPDATE: Sandy relief efforts continue

In partnership with local churches, World Vision is assisting children and families still struggling to recover from Superstorm Sandy.

November 17, 2012

Myanmar: Obama visit a chance to boost reforms

Myanmar’s government has shown an increased commitment to protecting children from trafficking and exploitation and addressing ongoing challenges in health, education,...

VIDEO: How a Micro gift card can help change a life
November 14, 2012

VIDEO: How a Micro gift card can help change a life

Microloans are a sustainable way to help hard-working entrepreneurs lift themselves and others out of crushing poverty. By giving a Micro gift card this Christmas season...

Children in Angola suffering from malnutrition amid drought
November 14, 2012

Children in Angola suffering from malnutrition amid drought

World Vision staff members in Angola warn that ongoing drought in this part of Africa is leading to dangerous food shortages that threaten the lives of children under...

World Vision Gift Catalog offers meaningful last-minute gifts
November 14, 2012

World Vision Gift Catalog offers meaningful last-minute gifts

Still looking for Christmas gifts for the special people in your life? Here are five popular items from the World Vision Gift Catalog by which you can honor a loved one...

Simple gifts that bring light to a family in need
November 14, 2012

Simple gifts that bring light to a family in need

The story of Mathayo and his family in Tanzania shows how access to basic resources, like agricultural training and farm animals, can help lift an entire family out of...

HIV-positive mothers giving birth to HIV-free children
November 14, 2012

HIV-positive mothers giving birth to HIV-free children

World AIDS Day is December 1. This story from Zambia is an example of how World Vision continues to come alongside families and communities affected by HIV, giving them...

November 13, 2012

Child mortality: Top causes, best solutions

While the number of preventable child deaths has dropped dramatically, nearly 19,000 children still die from preventable causes each day. A few simple solutions can save...

November 7, 2012

In Asia, tourism puts children at risk of exploitation

While tourism brings economic benefits to struggling countries, it also poses a risk to children vulnerable to exploitation.

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