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Reading club helps grow Lesline’s love of reading

When Lesline’s teacher noticed that she was struggling to learn to read and write, he recommended that she join the local World Vision reading club. Now her scores are improving, and she’s found a community of like-minded friends — and supportive adults, too.

From the Field

Global poverty: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

Poverty remains one of the most pressing challenges in our world, with 9.2% of the global population living on less than $2.15 per day. Read to find answers to your questions about poverty, find out what World Vision is doing to help end extreme poverty worldwide, and learn how you can help.

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Unlocking a love for reading

The first step on the path to success in school is the ability to read. Discover how reading camps in southern Burundi are laying the foundation for successful education and hope for children like 11-year-old Ines.

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Determined to learn despite the odds

Ahmed’s world began to change in 2014 when militants took control of his city of Mosul, Iraq. His education halted while his family lived in fear. Ahmed continued to pursue his education after things took a turn for the worst when his family fled their home.