Caroline Mosey Oct 9, 2023 10:00:00 AM

October 17 marks an important day for the international development community: It’s the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. On this day in 1987, more than 100,000 people came together in Paris to proclaim...

Millions of people are facing a global hunger crisis
World Vision Staff Sep 28, 2022 4:51:31 PM

World hunger has exploded, reaching unprecedented levels. Right now, 50 million people in 45 countries are facing the threat of starvation due to conflict, rising costs, extreme weather, and the social and economic...

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Andrea Peer Oct 17, 2018 4:19:43 PM

Global leaders have committed to eradicate extreme poverty by 2030. And for the first time in modern history, the world is coming to the collective realization that it is possible to completely end extreme poverty in...

5 Reasons for Real Hope in 2018
Heather Klinger Jan 3, 2018 5:49:39 PM

Hope is empowering, infectious, even healing. But sometimes our world can make hope hard to find. Here are 5 reasons you can have real hope right now — and how to pray for continued progress.

“‘For I know the...

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Heather Klinger Oct 16, 2017 10:05:29 PM

It is possible to end extreme poverty in our lifetime. And you can be part of it.

Poverty can be overcome when people join together. In the last 20 years, the number of children dying from preventable causes —...

Rich Stearns, Christianity Today: Not just jobs, not just Bibles: the future of fighting extreme poverty
Richard Stearns Jan 23, 2017 6:59:00 PM

After a generation of massive global progress, aid and mission efforts are pointing the same direction. In this article for Christianity Today, World Vision U.S. President Rich Stearns writes about his belief that the...