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World Vision to provide aid in storm-tossed Philippines

World Vision providing aid in storm-tossed Philippines

Typhoon Hagupit struck the Philippines on December 6, barely a year after the country was hit by Typhoon Haiyan. World Vision distributed hygiene kits and water to meet the needs of 2,000 peoples in three evacuation camps in Tacloban the day following the storm’s initial landfall.

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March 21, 2012

VIDEO: ‘Without this gift, I could not live’

This Easter season, we celebrate donors who have given gifts that offer hope and new life to children, families, and communities in need around the world — like Chooti...

March 21, 2012

This World Water Day, some good news about clean water

More than 2 billion people gained access to improved water sources between 1990 and 2010. This means that the Millennium Development Goal of halving the proportion of...

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 14, 2012

East Africa: Looking for drought solutions

The United States and other countries that have provided aid to the region will meet in late March to address long-term solutions to recurring droughts.

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 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 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 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.

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