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***Rwanda's estimated 65,000 child-headed households remain a bitter legacy five years after the 1994 genocide in which nearly a million people perished. World Vision is caring for many of these 300,000 orphaned children.

Read about Jessica Novak's crusade to help the children of Rwanda:

On our site

On Channel One

20/20 Special Feature on Child headed households in Rwanda (airdate 7/28/99)

World Vision Today magazine:
Home Alone in Rwanda
Feature story by Karen Homer
Photos by Jon Warren

Rwanda: Signs of Hope
by Karen Homer

The Struggle to Recover
***Rwanda Today: The Struggle to Recover

Latest news and information on the continuing crisis in Rwanda and on humanitarian relief and development efforts.

Special Edition: World Vision Insider

Crisis Background

Resources for learning more about the situation in Rwanda, including audio/video files, previous news reports, and reading lists.
***Crisis Background

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