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For Afghan moms and babies, mobile team brings healthcare, hope

For Afghan moms and babies, mobile team brings healthcare, hope

“[World Vision staff] are trying to start a new chapter in our life and make it possible for us to taste a healthy life," Zohra, an Afghan mother says.

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April 9, 2012

In Peru, mothers teach others about child health and nutrition

Child stunting resulting from malnutrition is on the decline in Peru. World Vision is contributing to this lower rate through an innovative program that trains women to...

April 9, 2012

Malaria and poverty combine to create misery for family

Malaria was eradicated long ago in the United States — but in places like Burundi, it still causes great suffering for children like Candide. Join us this World Malaria...

April 5, 2012

For Easter: A story of new life and purpose beyond poverty

Roseller Atilano, former sponsored child in the Philippines, discovers his life’s calling to become a Jesuit priest.

April 5, 2012

Tornadoes slam Dallas-Fort Worth area of Texas

Updated: World Vision is ready to provide relief materials to affected families in Lancaster, a southern suburb of Dallas.

April 5, 2012

Eight famine busters help save children’s lives in East Africa

World Vision’s famine mitigation techniques helped ensure that none of the almost 250,000 sponsored children in the Horn of Africa died from famine last year, even...

April 3, 2012

Mali: Aid agencies halt relief due to violence

Insecurity prevents World Vision and other organizations from operating in Mali.

April 3, 2012

Sponsored child receives additional joy through gift of goats

World Vision began working in Varsha’s community when she was just 2 and lived with her parents in a tent made of plastic sheets. In the years since, her family has...

March 30, 2012

Children still forced to be soldiers in Africa and globally

Children are fighting in wars worldwide, some as combatants in national armies. Despite a law meant to prevent U.S. taxpayer money from supporting armies that use child...

March 27, 2012

Malaria in Africa: Nets protect children from deadly disease

One of the top killers of children worldwide, malaria is a constant threat to children and families in African countries like Burundi. However, the use of simple and...

March 25, 2012

The Hunger Games: book, movie, reality?

Popular among teens, the best-selling book and newly-released movie highlights a world where many go hungry. This spring, some of these same teens are participating in...

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