Pray with us to end violence against children
Heather Klinger Nov 20, 2018 9:23:07 AM

In Bangladesh, Shohug’s father died when he was 5, leaving him to help provide for his family. Through World Vision, Shohug, 10, can still go to school, even while he helps his mom sell homemade lentil chips....

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...

International Day of the Girl Child
World Vision Staff Oct 4, 2018 4:05:38 PM

The evidence is indisputable.  When girls and women have better access and opportunity, progress is accelerated.  Children are better cared for, families are stronger, and communities are more prosperous.  World...

World Humanitarian Day:  An aid worker’s diary from a refugee camp
Chris Huber Aug 17, 2018 9:49:22 AM

World Humanitarian Day, celebrated every year on Aug. 19, is a global celebration of people helping people. Elsie Gomes, a longtime World Vision Bangladesh staff member, deployed earlier this year to Cox’s...

Ending second generation trafficking in the red-light district of West Bengal, India. One girl at a time.
Neola D'souza Jul 30, 2018 2:55:39 PM

Essential human rights, liberty, and dignity are being torn from millions of people today. They’re sexually exploited, forced into labor, domestic servitude, and thrown into begging and stealing in an illicit...

To end child trafficking, tackle violence
Kathryn Reid Jul 29, 2018 11:08:58 PM

Every year on July 30, World Vision observes World Day Against Trafficking in Persons by highlighting the importance of protecting vulnerable children and adults from all forms of exploitation and violence.

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World Refugee Day: Bringing hope to the world's hardest places
Kathryn Reid Jun 14, 2018 5:23:38 PM

Around the world, 65.6 million people — 1 of every 113 people on the planet — have been forcibly displaced, either in their own country or across borders as refugees. That’s almost as many people as the...

Better Father. Better Partner. Better Life.
Alfonsias Haamanjanji Jun 14, 2018 10:01:56 AM

Estella and Augustine Nsabika’s story is one of family and faith, a strong demonstration of how World Vision is helping vulnerable households in Zambia climb the rungs of the economic ladder and increase their...

Moving from dependence to dignity in Tanzania
Chris Huber May 18, 2018 6:29:47 PM

On the International Day of Families, the United Nations highlights the importance of caregivers in the family — parents, grandparents, and siblings — and of educating and empowering them to protect and invest...

Ending preventable suffering and death for moms and their babies
Kathryn Reid Apr 3, 2018 11:41:24 PM

Nearly half of all child deaths under the age of five occur within the first month of their lives*, despite marked improvement over the past 30 years. That’s about 2.6 million babies a year. More than 7,100 a...