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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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September 15, 2011

Young man trafficked for dangerous labor

Yong is one of many young people in his Laotian village targeted by traffickers who take advantage of a child’s poverty and lack of education.

September 14, 2011

Report: U.S. poverty rate at highest level since 1993

New data released in a report from the U.S. Census Bureau paints a stark picture of the challenges our nation faces.

September 13, 2011

Gasoline firestorm sweeps through Nairobi slum

World Vision staff are assisting survivors of the recent gas line explosion.

September 12, 2011

Six months later, Japan battles long-term tsunami effects

As local economies still struggle in Japan’s coastal towns affected by the March earthquake and tsunami, World Vision focuses on assisting children and revitalizing the...

September 9, 2011

Families fighting for their lives in drought-ravaged Somalia

Mothers like Hadija and Gaalo and their children have faced unimaginable hardships as they struggle to survive in a region where unrelenting drought has put millions at...

September 8, 2011

Literacy, life skills bring hope to Laotian mother

International Literacy Day, September 8, highlights worldwide literacy needs. More than 780 million adults cannot read. World Vision is conducting adult literacy...

September 8, 2011

As Kenya’s drought continues, children, mothers remain at risk

The drought in Kenya is expected to worsen through October, and malnutrition among women and children remains very serious. However, many hope that rains expected later...

September 6, 2011

Pray for victims of human trafficking

If there is a situation that breaks the heart of God, it is the enslavement of His children. Join us as we pray for an end to this injustice, and for its victims.

September 6, 2011

VIDEO: Make the call to fight child trafficking

See how simple it is to advocate for a law that combats child trafficking. It takes just minutes.

September 1, 2011

Young man endures nine years of forced labor on a fishing boat

Most Americans think of Labor Day as a time to say farewell to summer. While Labor Day originated as a holiday to commemorate the achievement of workers, those around...

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