World Vision believes that development is more than simply achieving an adequate standard of living for the poor. It is about transforming lives and creating a momentum for change so that all men, women and children can reach their potential in life.
To do this, it is not enough to work with people to address the symptoms of their poverty. It is also necessary to tackle the underlying causes by speaking out against injustice, the abuse of people's rights, and challenging the structures that make people poor.
World Vision's Economic Justice Policy Advisors are focusing on the issue of
> Better aid (click to find out more)
Elena Chiarella is our Economic Justice Policy Officer
Why making aid effective matters to every citizen