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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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January 19, 2012

South Sudan: Clashes lead to crisis of need

Ethnic clashes in South Sudan’s Jonglei state has resulted in nearly 60 deaths and thousands of displaced families in need of food and shelter. The government has...

January 19, 2012

Drought relief update from Somalia, Kenya, and Ethiopia

UPDATED: World Vision continues its response in areas of the Horn of Africa devastated by drought. While conditions have begun to improve in parts of the region,...

January 17, 2012

When 'effectiveness' is not effective

In Christianity Today, World Vision President says "In Haiti, we have to trust that our labor is not in vain."

January 13, 2012

World Vision launches iPhone app

“World Vision Now” app brings global news, videos, and more right to your iPhone.

January 12, 2012

American poverty still a harsh reality, especially for children

America has not yet fully realized the dream of Martin Luther King, Jr., and nowhere is this more apparent than in the state of poverty among America’s children.

January 12, 2012

Global poverty-focused programs spared from severe cuts

Congress refrained from drastically cutting international poverty programs, allowing the United States to continue being a significant contributor to poverty alleviation...

January 4, 2012

Haiti enters third year of quake recovery

As World Vision wraps up quake recovery efforts in 2012 and transitions to long-term development programs, the international community is failing to fulfill its...

January 2, 2012

Worst place to be a mother, best place to be a midwife

Afghanistan is the most dangerous country in the world for pregnant women. But a rise in the number of community midwives is saving the lives of mothers and their...

December 27, 2011

Top 11 photos from 2011

These 11 photos reflect the stories, the struggles and the events that have changed people’s lives forever this year — from earthquakes to famine, from hardship to...

December 24, 2011

The 12 blogs of Christmas

We invited 12 guest bloggers to share about their memories and family holiday traditions that keep them connected to the true reason for the season.

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