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Ghana UNC Study: World Vision’s wells still operational after more than two decades
September 09, 2014

This result is linked to World Vision’s community-based approach, which integrates local water committees, usage fees and repair teams into the model for delivering clean water.

Ebola Response Progress Report
September 09, 2014

The first Ebola case in Sierra Leone was reported in May. Three months after the declaration of the deadly outbreak, Sierra Leone and the West African sub region is still overwhelmed by the disease.

The Story of Nozipho and how Sponsorship Changed her Life.
October 09, 2014

Her name means gift. Even though she was born during a time of family turmoil, her mother decided to name her Nozipho – gift. Thanks to World Vision's Child Sponsorship Programme, she was able to complete her degree. Read Nozipho's story.

AIM Health – Changing Women’s Lives
October 09, 2014

Did you know that every 2 minutes a woman dies from pregnancy or child birth related complications? This amounts to over 280,000 women dying needlessly every year! 

Former Child Sponsor Becomes a Sponsor
October 12, 2014

Dishani Paul grew up in rural Kenya, the youngest of eight children, and was brought up by her single mother. She became a sponsored child when she was in Grade 6 and it 'transformed her life,' she says.

The five worst spots for hunger
October 16, 2014

A new report notes a downward trend in the percentage of people who are undernourished, worldwide; however, developing nations account for 98 percent of the chronically undernourished people.

World Vision Report Challenges Traditional Thinking on Food Aid
October 16, 2014

A new report, released today in celebration of World Food Day, challenges conventional thinking on food assistance and proposes innovative approaches that could feed the hundreds of millions of children who go to bed hungry each night.

Aid Effort to Avert South Sudan Famine in Jeopardy
October 17, 2014

International aid agencies have revealed that they face a shortage of £52 million (€42m) - just as the South Sudan humanitarian crisis edges closer to the risk of famine.

A World Vision’s Report Sounds Alarm for Children Caught in South Sudan Conflict
October 19, 2014

The dire conditions of hungry and displaced children in South Sudan will get unimaginably worse unless urgent measures are taken to reverse a rapidly deteriorating situation