A health clinic without water
Corey Grant May 10, 2024 10:42:38 AM

Hospitals and health clinics are usually considered places of safety and healing. But in many of the rural communities where World Vision works, health facilities lack a critical resource for keeping patients —...

Every child deserves access to water that won’t make them ­sick
Jodi Carlson Jan 23, 2024 1:53:36 PM

Kelvin, 5, has been malnourished for over two years because the only water his family has to drink is filled with bacteria, causing chronic diarrhea.

Access to clean water is crucial for any healthcare clinic
World Vision Staff May 18, 2023 9:12:05 AM

Hospitals and healthcare clinics are intended to be safe places. Patients seek medical treatment, determined to find relief and restoration. But when there is no water in such facilities, or the water is unsanitary, a...

World Water Day: Ending the global water crisis
Caroline Mosey Mar 20, 2023 8:00:00 AM

Alice, 9, drinks from a clean water point installed in Rwanda.

Celebrating International Women's Day!
World Vision Staff Feb 23, 2023 7:02:32 AM

As a leader in gender equality work for decades, World Vision is committed to building a safer and more equitable world for women and girls. And we know that ending poverty isn't possible without addressing the barriers...

Water: The deep, wide reach of a precious gift
Corey Grant Feb 16, 2023 7:21:00 AM
Water From My Doorstep
George Sarkar Mar 3, 2022 2:40:22 PM

“My husband cleared bush covered hills, leveled the topsoil, and constructed our first tent with plastic sheets, and bamboo,” says Johra (25), a mother of three young children. Since fleeing Myanmar in 2017, her family...

Addressing the Global Water Crisis
World Vision Staff Jan 5, 2022 2:03:48 PM

Nearly one out of 10 in the world do not have access to clean water. That equates to 771 million people globally. Because of the great need, we have a big goal. World Vision’s plan is to reach everyone, everywhere we...

Motherhood: the hardest job
Asmaou and her children2021 World Vision/photo by Tabita Soumaila

It’s often said that being a mother is the hardest job in the world. But when you live in one of the world’s poorest countries, the hardest...