One for sorrow & hope
2021: it’s been quite a ride. After the coronavirus storm hit in 2020, many of us were hopeful that life would return to normal in 2021. It didn’t quite work out that way, starting with school closures and ending with a fresh wave of the Omicron variant.
But in amongst all that, there have been some moments of joy, triumphs of both science and humanity, as well as other challenges to overcome.
At World Vision we see the best and worst and, in that sense, this year was no different. Here’s a roundup of 2021 through the lens of an international children’s charity with some of our top stories of the year.