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War through the eyes of an aid worker

War through the eyes of an aid worker

As the conflict in Syria rages on, we sat down to talk with our national communications director in Lebanon, where more than a million Syrian refugees now live.

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With Syria war in fourth year, increasing numbers attempt to reach Europe
September 4, 2015

With Syria war in fourth year, increasing numbers attempt to reach Europe

Unaccompanied refugee children are vulnerable to trafficking, forced labor, prostitution, and violence.

Ten worst places for child marriage
August 31, 2015

Ten worst places for child marriage

In developing countries, one in every three girls is married before reaching age 18.

Hurricane Katrina, 10 years later: A look back
August 25, 2015

Hurricane Katrina, 10 years later: A look back

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast and submerged most of New Orleans. Here’s a look back at how World Vision worked with local partners to...

FAQs: Conflict in South Sudan and the risks to children
August 18, 2015

FAQs: Conflict in South Sudan and the risks to children

Conflict in South Sudan has created a hunger crisis, leaving 4.6 million people out of a population of 11.3 million in need of immediate aid. Children are most at...

The story behind our most popular Instagram post
August 14, 2015

The story behind our most popular Instagram post

Six-year-old Oyunsuvd smiles while holding one of her family’s sheep. But what’s the story behind that smile?

War through the eyes of an aid worker
August 14, 2015

War through the eyes of an aid worker

As the conflict in Syria rages on, we sat down to talk with our national communications director in Lebanon, where more than a million Syrian refugees now live.

Going to bed hungry
August 12, 2015

Going to bed hungry

Asha and her five daughters can’t even put food on the table, let alone seek medical care or education. Asha’s husband doesn’t do much to help the family after...

Traveling Backpack inspires love for reading
August 12, 2015

Traveling Backpack inspires love for reading

As students in the United States flock back to school over the next month, they often take for granted the availability of books — in homes, bookstores, and school...

Learning in Ebola’s shadow
August 12, 2015

Learning in Ebola’s shadow

Sierra Leone’s children are delighted to be back at school, but the threat of Ebola’s return has ushered in a “new normal.”

Promise Packs bring smiles to children’s faces
August 12, 2015

New school supplies make children in Haiti smile

School and hygiene supplies may not excite most children, but for kids in rural Haiti, new supplies are a valuable gift.

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