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What does it mean to only have access to dirty water? It means you’re never clean or healthy. See this issue recreated in the kitchen with clean and dirty water.
Voices

Rice casserole recipe: The clean and the dirty … water

World Vision staff work to install water, sanitation and hygiene infrastructure before the first Syrian refugees arrive at Azraq Camp in Jordan.
From the Field

How’d they do that: Clean water in emergencies

Here's a moment of water and love in Bangladesh that is so unexpected for a story about the impact of USAID-funded World Vision programs.
From the Field

Life frames: Water and love in Bangladesh

When you walk or run the Global 6K for Water, you provide life-changing clean water to one person! You can create even more impact by becoming a host site and gathering friends and family to walk and run with you. Check out what people like you have to say about how easy and impactful it is to host the Global 6K for Water.
Change Makers

Churches, schools, corporations rally for clean water as 6K host sites

Employees from HOH Water Technology walk together in the 2018 Global 6K for Water.
Change Makers

Chicago-area company creates vision through the Global 6K for Water

Cyclone Idai in Southern Africa. An aerial view of Mozambique’s Sofala province shows standing water. Sofala and Manica provinces were the hardest hit by Cyclone Idai.
From the Field

2019 Cyclone Idai: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

What happened during the 1994 Rwanda genocide? How did World Vision facilitate peace and reconciliation? Find out the answers to these questions and more.
From the Field

1994 Rwanda genocide, aftermath: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

Happy Cheru, wearing a World Vision Global 6K tee-shirt, fills her glass at the water point at her home, and takes a drink of clean water. Cheru, 6, benefits from a 16-kilometer, gravity-fed World Vision pipeline that brings clean water to her community. Along with other children, she used to walk 6 kilometers daily to carry water to school and home. Now the pipeline brings water to both places.
From the Field

How’d they do that: Transforming lives like Cheru’s through clean water

More than 48,000 people worldwide laced up for World Vision's 2018 Global 6K for Water May 19 at 1,075 locations in 16 countries, including the United States, Canada, Germany, Spain, Indonesia, Japan, Kenya, and Australia. Hear from everyday change-makers about the life-changing experience of bringing clean water to more than 63,000 people.
Change Makers

Global 6K for Water: Get fit as a family and grow your faith

The border crossing at the Simon Bolivar International Bridge from Venezuela into Colombia teems with new arrivals. The Venezuela economic and migration crisis grew throughout 2018. Hyperinflation, political instability, and food and medicine shortages have caused 3 million people to leave Venezuela since 2015.
From the Field

Venezuela crisis: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

The Syrian refugee crisis is now the largest refugee and displacement crisis of our time. Because of the Syrian civil war, 5.6 million people have fled Syria as refugees, putting a strain on the region’s ability to cope. And another 6.1 million people are displaced within Syria.
From the Field

Syrian refugee crisis: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

Today marks seven years since the Syrian refugee crisis began. With reports of the war in Syria almost over and after seven years of hearing about and caring about this crisis, does it still matter? Compassionate voices come together with a resounding yes.
Voices

8 reasons why the Syrian refugee crisis still matters after 8 years