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Ebola virus outbreak and World Vision’s response efforts

Ebola virus outbreak and World Vision’s response efforts

World Vision is working with government officials and local communities to offer practical help and communicate ways to curb the deadly Ebola virus as it continues to spread. A massive shipment of donated medical supplies will help protect health workers who are caring for the infected.

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March 14, 2012

World Vision music artists kick off spring tours

Christian performers like Third Day, Casting Crowns, and J.J. Heller are partnering with World Vision to help children living in poverty worldwide.

March 14, 2012

VIDEO: When drinking water comes from muddy holes in the ground

It’s a reality faced by children and entire communities in places like rural Zambia. The absence of clean, safe water can undermine all other efforts to fight poverty in...

March 13, 2012

Under 5 child deaths decrease, but more intervention needed

Cost-effective approaches are saving the lives of children, but more must be done to reach the fourth Millennium Development Goal: reduce child mortality by two-thirds...

March 13, 2012

Malnutrition intervention saves infant lives in Niger

As a food crisis intensifies across West Africa, children and infants are especially at risk for malnutrition. World Vision is monitoring and treating malnourished...

March 13, 2012

Preventable deaths spark a mother’s anguish

Justina, 40, lost two children and nearly lost a third because her rural village in Zambia was too far away from a medical clinic. World Vision’s Survive to Five™...

March 13, 2012

Worldwide, fewer people live in extreme poverty

Good news: The number of people living in extreme poverty in 2010 was half that of 1990.

March 12, 2012

Passion for clean water inspires cross-country run

Florida native Athena Papadopoulos is running to California to raise money for clean water with Team World Vision.

March 9, 2012

N. Uganda continues recovery after Kony’s reign of terror

World Vision works side-by-side with communities continuing to rebuild.

March 8, 2012

Japan earthquake and tsunami: One year later

World Vision continues to provide support to Japanese children and families who were the most severely impacted by the earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster of March...

March 8, 2012

West Africa: Families flee in search of food

Some 23 million people currently face food shortages in West Africa due to drought. Regional instability is making a difficult situation worse.

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