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Thousands die in powerful Nepal earthquake

Nepal earthquake: World Vision to aid 100,000 in worst-hit areas

A 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked the south-central Asian country of Nepal on April 25, causing more than 7,000 deaths and widespread devastation. World Vision has initiated relief efforts.

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Videos: Responding to the Nepal earthquake
May 4, 2015

Videos: Responding to the Nepal earthquake

Watch some of our videos from Nepal to understand the enormity of the need after the disaster and learn more about how we are helping children and communities.

Thousands die in powerful Nepal earthquake
May 4, 2015

Nepal earthquake: World Vision to aid 100,000 in worst-hit areas

A 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked the south-central Asian country of Nepal on April 25, causing more than 7,000 deaths and widespread devastation. World Vision has...

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