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61 NGOs warn of worsening crisis in Myanmar, call for refugees’ engagement on safe, voluntary returns

World Vision is one of 61 local, national and international NGOs working in Myanmar and Bangladesh calling for Rohingya refugees to have a role in decision-making about their own lives, including conditions for their return to Myanmar.
Bangladesh Refugee Crisis … and are struggling for safety and dignity in Bangladesh as refugees. In a joint statement released … limited. They urged the Governments of Bangladesh and Myanmar to ensure that any return

Child Labour

This is typically seen in countries such as Bangladesh and

Empowering girls against child marriage

Across the world, girls are standing up for their rights and creating a better future for women. Discover girls’ stories of extraordinary everyday courage.
from Bangladesh’s capital

World Vision delivers aid to Rohingya refugees during monsoon

World Vision is delivering life-sustaining aid to hundreds of thousands of children and their families as monsoon rains lash the world’s largest refugee camp.

Children fear they can’t go back to school after Cyclone Fani devastation

Children fear they might not be able to go back to school after the devastation of Cyclone Fani in India and Bangladesh.
the devastation of Cyclone Fani in India and Bangladesh. Fani hit India’s coastline on Friday … entered Bangladesh on 4 May at a speed of between 60 and 75

Cyclone Fani Appeal

Cyclone Fani 2019 has devastated areas of India and Bangladesh. Donate now to bring lifesaving disaster relief and supplies to children affected by the storm.
teams will move in as soon as possible. Bangladesh In

World Vision UK launches Cyclone Fani appeal

World Vision UK has launched an emergency appeal to fund the humanitarian response to Cyclone Fani.
by a devastating cyclone in India and Bangladesh. Cyclone Fani hit India’s coastline on … Bazar in Bangladesh

Cyclone Fani: World Vision warns millions of children at risk

World Vision is ready to provide emergency humanitarian assistance in Bangladesh and India, as Cyclone Fani threatens millions of families.
other INGOs and government authorities in Bangladesh and … provide emergency humanitarian assistance in Bangladesh and

Education for Rohingya refugees must be top priority, say World Vision, Oxfam and Save the Children

Education and income-generating opportunities must be made top priorities for the nearly 1 million Rohingya still languishing in the world’s largest refugee camp.
Rohingya children currently in Bangladesh have had their rights abused by being forced … their children. Donors and the Government of Bangladesh should increase opportunities for women and

Red Hand Day: World Vision youth campaigners urge UK Government to act

On 12th February – Red Hand Day, the International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers – five young people from the UK who were involved in the project will meet their MPs in Parliament.
Bangladesh and Sri

Empowering Girls

We actively empower girls and women throughout our work, fighting against discrimination, abuse and oppression. We work together with community leaders, teachers, families and the girls themselves, to provide support and awareness ensuring they have equal access to healthcare, education and the promise of a brighter future.

Empowering Girls

Make life better for girls in some of the world’s hardest places. Find out how your donation can change the future for girls in Africa, Asia and across the world.

What children and young people think about child soldiers

World Vision UK wants to give young people who are not directly affected by armed conflict a space to express themselves and stand with the most disadvantaged children.
I also met young people from Bangladesh and Ethiopia from the young leader

Tania's story: Head of the family but still a child

Instead of going to school, Tania spent many of her days peeling piles of icy shrimp - squatting for eight-hour shifts at a local fish depot.

Rohingya refugee crisis: One year on, children still living in limbo

One year after arriving in Bangladesh, 890,000 children and adults are still living in limbo in the world’s largest refugee camp.
crossing the border into Bangladesh. A wave of violence in Rakhine State … of thousands from Myanmar already in Bangladesh due to previous conflicts. … Bangladesh. More than half the population are children.

5 reasons to sponsor a child

School out and summer in full swing, we're set for those special moments, when memories are made, days are long and full of promise, to have new adventures and and make a difference in this world. But, realistically, can you find time to be positive, healthy, helpful and focussed on relationships, all at the same time? Well, it turns out the answer is yes. Find out how.
Tushi in Bangladesh

Summer Appeal

This summer we desperately need to help children and families around the world who have been forced to flee their homes due to terrifying violence, poverty or disaster. Our focus is on providing the most basic human needs.
Bangladesh.

Advocating for a world where no girls are victims of child marriage

Meghla escaped child marriage when she was 13 and has been working to change attitudes in her community ever since.
I am Meghla from Bangladesh. I am a member of the Child … Youth Forum of World Vision Bangladesh. I am very committed to advocating for an

Monsoon rains trigger landslides, wreak havoc for refugees in Cox’s Bazar

Torrential downpours have triggered flooding and landslides in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, damaging hundreds of refugee shelters and killing several people including a toddler, according to government reports.
have fled Myanmar to neighbouring Bangladesh since August last year after violence

The only ring on young girls' minds should be from the school bell

Every year, 15 million girls under the age of 18 are married - but how can we stop it? It takes a world.
wedding in Bangladesh. And Tuli and her six … call themselves The Seven Bravehearts from Bangladesh. They got national attention for stopping