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.
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.
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.