Earthquake devastates Nepal

Thousands killed, survivors fearful; World Vision mobilizing aid.
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Thousands die in powerful Nepal earthquake

More than 2,300 dead after powerful Nepal earthquake

A 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked the south-central Asian country of Nepal on Saturday, causing more than 2,300 deaths and widespread devastation. World Vision teams have started to coordinate relief efforts.

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March 13, 2012

Preventable deaths spark a mother’s anguish

Justina, 40, lost two children and nearly lost a third because her rural village in Zambia was too far away from a medical clinic. World Vision’s Survive to Five™...

March 12, 2012

Passion for clean water inspires cross-country run

Florida native Athena Papadopoulos is running to California to raise money for clean water with Team World Vision.

March 9, 2012

N. Uganda continues recovery after Kony’s reign of terror

World Vision works side-by-side with communities continuing to rebuild.

March 8, 2012

Japan earthquake and tsunami: One year later

World Vision continues to provide support to Japanese children and families who were the most severely impacted by the earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster of March...

March 8, 2012

West Africa: Families flee in search of food

Some 23 million people currently face food shortages in West Africa due to drought. Regional instability is making a difficult situation worse.

March 7, 2012

Seven ways to empower women and girls

International Women’s Day was March 8. Below are a few ways you can make a difference in the lives of women and girls around the world and here in the United States.

March 6, 2012

Community advocate builds futures for girls and women

In her Kenyan village, Mama Emma uses her voice to help girls gain access to education.

March 6, 2012

Advocate profile: Not in Kansas anymore

As we reflect on the role of women this International Women's Day (March 8), seasoned advocate Bobbi Dauderman speaks to us about her passion for advocacy and the role...

March 3, 2012

Severe weather, deadly tornadoes slam Midwest again

World Vision is connecting with churches in tornado-impacted areas and ready to assist their efforts to aid affected communities.

February 28, 2012

West Africa: Cattle dying amid drought, escalating food crisis

In villages across Mauritania, herdsmen are leaving with their cattle, while women and children are left behind in areas where the food and water supply is increasingly...

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