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FAQs: Conflict in South Sudan and the risks to children

FAQs: Conflict in South Sudan and the risks to children

Conflict in South Sudan has created a hunger crisis, leaving one-third of the population in need of immediate aid. Children are most at risk for malnutrition, and they’re also susceptible to armed recruitment and disease. Read our FAQs to learn more.

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July 12, 2011

Extreme hunger in drought-ravaged East Africa

Unrelenting drought in the Horn of Africa has created a massive humanitarian emergency. Hunger, malnutrition, lack of clean water, and dying livestock are threatening...

July 11, 2011

No more dirty river drinking water for community in Sudan

Kaka, a remote village along the Nile River, long suffered from problems with unsafe drinking water. But a community water filter installed by World Vision is changing...

July 10, 2011

Basic medicines and supplies needed in rural clinics

Children like baby Potipher are at risk. Help us deliver essential medical items that can save lives.

May 26, 2011

Newlyweds left homeless following deadly tornado in Joplin

Tegan Hill and her new husband, Danny, married in April and moved to their first home together in Joplin, Missouri, just weeks before the deadly tornado of May 22. Now,...

May 1, 2011

Family survives tornado; home doesn't

Bonfilia Maldonado, 26, and her two young children lost their home in the tornado outbreak that struck Alabama on April 27. Without a source of income, this mother...

April 25, 2011

HIV-positive widower gets a hand up for his children

Sibonginkosi, 45, lost his wife in 2008 and discovered that he was HIV-positive soon thereafter. His weakened condition meant that he had trouble providing for his...

April 21, 2011

VIDEO: Buy a Bible, help a child

Purchase a Thomas Nelson Bible at a Christian retail store, and support World Vision's efforts to fight poverty and preventable deaths among children. This is a perfect...

April 19, 2011

Training moms on child health

Before World Vision started a child health project in her village, Keo relied on traditional methods of care that often were detrimental to the health of her three...

April 18, 2011

Time to focus on labor trafficking

Human trafficking most frequently evokes thoughts of the global sex trade. But a new World Vision report calls attention to labor trafficking, which is often hidden from...

April 15, 2011

World Vision and local churches form transformative partnership

World Vision’s focus on holistic development includes both the physical and spiritual needs of communities we serve. For one struggling village in Honduras, the results...

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