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Gender Equality

My dad, my hero: Dads fight child marriage

Meet brave dads who used to support their community's tradition of early marriage, but now are fighting for girls to stay in school instead. Rani* is a 15-year-old girl living in an Indian slum. Her father, Lalit*, had been convinced that traditional early marriage...

Saved from early marriage by a goat

Children living in rural areas of southern Zambia face a thorny path. Education isn’t a given. Nor is food. Being an orphan limits access to these even more. Modester became an orphan when her mother remarried. The man her mother married would not accept a daughter...

Photos: Moms feed the world

With help from World Vision, moms around the world are tapping into their vast potential — raising, harvesting, and preparing food to make their children healthy and their communities more prosperous.