Economic Empowerment SI Overview
World Vision Staff Jun 17, 2021 1:52:08 PM

Of the 689 million people around the world who live in extreme poverty, most are smallholder farmers whose livelihoods are vulnerable to economic uncertainties, weather, and shocks like natural disasters. And...

Zambia Mid-term TANGO Report
World Vision Staff May 12, 2021 1:35:22 PM

Millions of smallholder farmers want to change their circumstances but cannot seem to break out of extreme poverty. They not only lack skills and resources to make their farms more profitable but are also held back...

World Vision's THRIVE model
World Vision Staff Feb 13, 2021 6:19:17 PM

THRIVE—Transforming Household Resilience in Vulnerable Environments—focuses on family-level change and is proven to dramatically increase household incomes, resulting in stronger and more self-sufficient families....

Restoring degraded land, growing futures
World Vision Staff Feb 13, 2021 6:02:20 PM

Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration (FMNR) is a simple, scalable, sustainable land management approach that empowers farmers to stop and reverse land degradation through regrowing trees on farmlands, on grazing...

2020 Semiannual Report - Economic Empowerment
World Vision Staff Sep 25, 2020 4:18:28 PM

Progress Report: Fiscal Year 2020 (October 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020)

THRIVE (Transforming Household Resilience in Vulnerable Environments) continues to deliver results as one of the building blocks of World Vision’s...

Breaking the Chains of Poverty with Empowered Worldview
Kelley Lynch Jun 24, 2018 9:04:27 AM

First-person stories from small business owners, farmers, and faith leaders in three African countries demonstrate the ways faith and biblical training can transform core beliefs to break cycles of poverty. Read the...

Microfinance and OVC households: A report on baseline data for impact assessment of PRISMA
World Vision Staff Apr 1, 2016 1:59:52 PM

A report on World Vision's programs in Ethiopia found that microloan clients tend to eat more, send their children to school, rely less on health assistance, and have children with stronger psychosocial well-being.  ...

Field Guide: Integrating extremely poor producers into markets
World Vision Staff Apr 1, 2016 1:42:42 PM

The Integrating Extremely Poor Producers into Markets Field Guide (Field Guide) is intended to provide the field-level practitioner with tools and applications to impact extremely poor households. The intended...

Impact Assessment Report: Raising the Incomes of Smallholder Farmers in the Central Highlands of Angola
World Vision Staff Mar 31, 2016 12:37:24 PM

World Vision’s Gates Foundation-funded ProRenda project in Angola had a positive impact on production, marketing, and incomes of households. It was a model project for improving agricultural value chains in...