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Ebola virus outbreak and World Vision’s response efforts

Ebola outbreak in West Africa: World Vision responds to deadly, complex health emergency

Faced with the deadliest Ebola virus outbreak in history, World Vision is on the front lines of efforts to curb and prevent spread of the deadly disease in Sierra Leone and other countries in West Africa.

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February 13, 2012

Bed nets key to preventing child deaths from malaria

Malaria is one of the top killers of children under age 5. But the use of bed nets in sub-Saharan Africa has the potential to prevent 1 million child deaths.

February 13, 2012

Children transition from labor to learning

In India, an informal “transit school” prepares children for daily school as they transition from a life of labor to learning.

February 8, 2012

Somalia famine ends, but hunger remains a serious threat

While news of an official end to famine in Somalia is heartening, an estimated 2 million people still face serious food shortages in the country.

February 6, 2012

Lent 2012: Relentless ACT:S of sacrifice

Check out this preview of the new Relentless Act:s of Sacrifice Lenten campaign, exploring what it means to sacrifice in our day-to-day lives. ACT:S is World Vision's...

February 6, 2012

Europe: Bitter cold weather kills hundreds

World Vision is responding to a deadly cold snap affecting Eastern Europe.

February 5, 2012

South Sudan: Migration threatens food supply

Many families from Sudan are expected migrate to South Sudan before the border between the countries is secured. A mass migration will further strain an already limited...

February 2, 2012

In Cambodia, more moms survive childbirth

Better and more readily available prenatal healthcare in Cambodia has led to a significant drop in deaths from childbirth.

February 1, 2012

New report ranks most generous countries

According to a new report, the United States tops the list of countries whose citizens give the most, in time and money.

February 1, 2012

Find one sponsor for a child in need

Connect a child with someone you know.

January 26, 2012

Donors committed to fighting poverty, despite difficult times

New figures from World Vision show an increase in private giving and gift-in-kind donations from U.S. donors, but a decline in U.S. public sector funding.

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