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Iraq Crisis: World Vision Supports Aid Delivery to Displaced Individuals

Iraq Crisis: World Vision Supports Aid Delivery to Displaced Individuals

By Monday 15, Sep, 2014

World Vision has begun distribution of aid supplies facilitated by the Women’s Empowerment Organisation.

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Easing the burden for host communities

Tuesday 16, Sep, 2014

The conflict in Syria is now in its fourth year, and has already claimed more than 190,000 lives—at least 10,000 confirmed to be children. It has forced approximately nine million people to flee their homes and almost three million to take refuge in neighbouring countries.

Ripples, and the beat of a butterfly's wings

Thursday 11, Sep, 2014

Gavin Crowden, World Vision’s head of Policy and Public Affairs answers the question ‘What’s the point of Party Conferences anyway?’

Planning for our children’s future

Tuesday 09, Sep, 2014

Geeta Bandi-Philips, World Vision UK's External Relations Manager reflects on the Post 2015 policy debates, and how World Vision can help shape the conversation to achieve the best future possible for the world's children.

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Iraq Crisis: World Vision Supports Aid Delivery to Displaced Individuals

Monday 15, Sep, 2014

World Vision has begun distribution of aid supplies facilitated by the Women’s Empowerment Organisation.

Update: World Vision's Regional Syria Crisis Response

Wednesday 03, Sep, 2014

The conflict in Syria has now been going on for more than three years. Here's an update on our effort in the region thus far.

Children “May Never Recover” from Syrian Conflict

Friday 29, Aug, 2014

World Vision is urging world leaders not to forget the ongoing suffering of children caused by the Syrian conflict, as refugee numbers surpassed three million today.

More Cash Needed as Famine Looms in South Sudan

Thursday 28, Aug, 2014

One hundred days after an international donor conference was held to raise money to bring aid to South Sudan, the country urgently requires still more cash as it hovers on the brink of famine.

World Vision Welcomes the Announcement of the Gaza Ceasefire

Thursday 28, Aug, 2014

World Vision calls for ceasefire to hold to address the urgent needs of children and to provide urgent aid delivery.

World Vision Statement on End of Ceasefire

Wednesday 20, Aug, 2014

World Vision is deeply concerned that the resumption of conflict in Gaza and Israel will cause even greater suffering for children.

Disasters Emergency Committee appeal raises more than £7m for Gaza

Tuesday 12, Aug, 2014

The DEC Gaza Crisis Appeal has reached a total of more than £7m just four days since it was launched.

UK Aid Agencies Help Hundreds of Thousands in Gaza

Friday 08, Aug, 2014

Despite renewed violence in Gaza this morning, we continue to find ways to provide whatever help they can.

Gaza: Children are paying the price for adults’ mistakes

Wednesday 30, Jul, 2014

As the Gaza conflict continues, World Vision urges for a lasting ceasefire and a durable and just peace.

Latest From the Blog

Easing the burden for host communities

Tuesday 16, Sep, 2014

The conflict in Syria is now in its fourth year, and has already claimed more than 190,000 lives—at least 10,000 confirmed to be children. It has forced approximately nine million people to flee their homes and almost three million to take refuge in neighbouring countries.

Ripples, and the beat of a butterfly's wings

Thursday 11, Sep, 2014

Gavin Crowden, World Vision’s head of Policy and Public Affairs answers the question ‘What’s the point of Party Conferences anyway?’

Planning for our children’s future

Tuesday 09, Sep, 2014

Geeta Bandi-Philips, World Vision UK's External Relations Manager reflects on the Post 2015 policy debates, and how World Vision can help shape the conversation to achieve the best future possible for the world's children.

One Girl's Trauma

Thursday 04, Sep, 2014

Almost two months after the start of the latest Israeli-Palestinian conflict, World Vision talks to Rima, one of the hundreds of thousands of children in Gaza who are now in need of trauma counselling to help them deal with the loss and destruction that they have experienced.

Back to School in India

Tuesday 02, Sep, 2014

As children across the UK return to school this week, we reflect on the stories of sponsored children living in countries where something we take for granted is far from certain. World Vision believes that primary education is both a basic right of every child, and the surest way to help a poor community lift itself out of poverty. But in the world’s poorest areas, education is often overlooked.

The Privilege Of Sharing The Start Of An Adventure

Thursday 28, Aug, 2014

While visiting Zambia with some of our wonderful Ambassadors, our HR Coordinator, Gill, also took some time out to meet the farmers who will be taking advantage of the orange maize seeds you've given their community to help them Grow Hope.

How Local Advocacy Can Form A Global Agenda: Reflections From The Girl Summit Youth Delegates

Tuesday 26, Aug, 2014

Alice and Alfred flew in from Sierra Leone to take part in the Girl Summit to tackle the issues of FGM and early marriage. One month on from their visit, they both take time to reflect on the change they are helping enable from a local to a global level.

Mothers Are Strong And Resilient: Reflecting On Tackling Early Childhood Deaths

Thursday 21, Aug, 2014

Sarah Morgan reflects on her work in the field helping children to survive to celebrate their fifth birthday as she plans to do exactly that with her own daughter back in the UK.

World Humanitarian Day: Remembering Lives Given To Bring Others Hope

Tuesday 19, Aug, 2014

Johan Eldebo has visited many of the world's worst humanitarian emergencies. In today's blog he shares why marking World Humanitarian Day means so much to him and to the people to whom each and every humanitarian worker brings hope in all that they do.

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