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FAQs: 20 years after the Rwandan genocide

FAQs: 20 years after the Rwandan genocide

In April 1994, an explosion of ethnic violence in a small East African country resulted in the killing of 800,000 people in 100 days. How could this country, Rwanda, ever overcome such hatred and horror? Read our FAQs for more background on one of the worst genocides in history and the recovery of this shattered nation.

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Introducing Dr. Greg Allgood and World Vision Water
December 16, 2013

Introducing Dr. Greg Allgood and World Vision Water

We are excited to introduce our new vice president of water, Dr. Greg Allgood, who comes to us from Procter & Gamble, with 30+ years of water research and non-...

Eranda reads the bible
December 16, 2013

Albanian teen finds ‘indescribable’ happiness

Eranda returned home from a World Vision camp — where she learned about the power of God in her life  — with a sparkle in her eyes. “The good news must be spread...

How a girl in India went from street vendor to school girl
December 13, 2013

How a girl in India went from street vendor to school girl

Once confined to a life of selling lentil pakodas at a railway station, World Vision convinced Kushboo of the importance of education and going to school. Now, she’s...

Five Christmas gift ideas to fight poverty and honor loved ones
December 13, 2013

Five Christmas gift ideas to fight poverty and honor loved ones

Finding the perfect Christmas gift for friends and family can be a difficult task. But with these five popular items from World Vision’s Gift Catalog, you can bring...

A “master tinker” for affordable, accessible clean water
December 13, 2013

A ‘master tinker’ for affordable, accessible clean water

A new World Vision partnership aims to reach more than a million people in eight countries with clean, safe water by 2017 at a price of less than $20 per person — a...

World Vision responding to Typhoon Haiyan devastation in the Philippines
December 12, 2013

World Vision responding to Typhoon Haiyan devastation in the Philippines

Typhoon Haiyan, one of the most powerful storms on record to make landfall, battered the Philippines on November 8 and caused catastrophic damage. World Vision’s...

A bitter winter is coming: Pray for vulnerable Syrian refugee children
December 10, 2013

A bitter winter is coming: Pray for vulnerable Syrian refugee children

This Christmas, join us in praying for children deeply affected by the crisis in Syria. The brutal cold of winter has arrived, and more than 1 million Syrian refugee...

South Sudan: Emergency nutrition rejuvenates malnourished child
December 9, 2013

South Sudan: Emergency nutrition rejuvenates malnourished child

Two-year-old Lual is among 18,000 malnourished children benefiting from World Vision’s emergency nutrition program in South Sudan.

Lunch helps Syrian refugee children stay in Jordanian school
December 9, 2013

Lunch helps Syrian refugee children continue attending Jordanian school

Donations help Syrian refugees living in difficult conditions.

Children lacking boots play in the snow in sandals
December 9, 2013

Children lacking boots play in the snow in sandals

The Gegharkunik region of Armenia is considered the coldest in the country. In winter, the high temperature can be 4 below zero, while at night it may drop to 22...

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