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Little girl with pig tails looks at camera. She was born in this refugee camp.

Syria refugee crisis FAQ: How the war is affecting children

Why are people fleeing Syria? What are the greatest needs of the refugees? How can I help, and show them the love of God?

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March 14, 2012

VIDEO: When drinking water comes from muddy holes in the ground

It’s a reality faced by children and entire communities in places like rural Zambia. The absence of clean, safe water can undermine all other efforts to fight poverty in...

March 14, 2012

East Africa: Looking for drought solutions

The United States and other countries that have provided aid to the region will meet in late March to address long-term solutions to recurring droughts.

March 14, 2012

World Vision music artists kick off spring tours

Christian performers like Third Day, Casting Crowns, and J.J. Heller are partnering with World Vision to help children living in poverty worldwide.

March 13, 2012

Worldwide, fewer people live in extreme poverty

Good news: The number of people living in extreme poverty in 2010 was half that of 1990.

March 13, 2012

Under 5 child deaths decrease, but more intervention needed

Cost-effective approaches are saving the lives of children, but more must be done to reach the fourth Millennium Development Goal: reduce child mortality by two-thirds...

March 13, 2012

Malnutrition intervention saves infant lives in Niger

As a food crisis intensifies across West Africa, children and infants are especially at risk for malnutrition. World Vision is monitoring and treating malnourished...

March 13, 2012

Preventable deaths spark a mother’s anguish

Justina, 40, lost two children and nearly lost a third because her rural village in Zambia was too far away from a medical clinic. World Vision’s Survive to Five™...

March 12, 2012

Passion for clean water inspires cross-country run

Florida native Athena Papadopoulos is running to California to raise money for clean water with Team World Vision.

March 9, 2012

N. Uganda continues recovery after Kony’s reign of terror

World Vision works side-by-side with communities continuing to rebuild.

March 8, 2012

West Africa: Families flee in search of food

Some 23 million people currently face food shortages in West Africa due to drought. Regional instability is making a difficult situation worse.

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