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Out of school: Into danger

More children than ever are out of school right now. Too many of them will become vulnerable to exploitation and abuse. Find out what can you do about it.

Beirut blast: 6 months on, half a million children at risk of child marriage and forced labour

Over half a million children are at risk of child labour and child marriage as their families struggle six months on from the Beirut blast, World Vision warns today.
to invest in education and to prioritise child protection and mental health support for those … delivering child protection

Report: Less than 1% of international aid money used to end violence against children

Ending violence against children remains alarmingly underfunded, despite one billion children experiencing violence each year, according to a new report.
an already existing need to scale up child protection. The report also recommends that the global

5 reasons children are back in school

One way or another, children around the world are getting back into education. Find the top 5 reasons why it matters.
that education is an essential part of child protection. In

Anuradha: More than a child bride

At just 13, marriage and motherhood seemed to end Anuradha’s hope of becoming a teacher. Now 23, she’s set to be more than she dreamed. How did she do it?
Anuradha joined the Child Protection were trained about child protection issues and how to tackle them. They were … the District Child Protection Unit and the Child Welfare

4 in 5 children report increase in violence during COVID-19

Violence seen and experienced by children has surged worldwide during the COVID-19 pandemic, new research by international aid agency World Vision has found.
while vital child protection facilities such as … child protection and food and livelihood

World Food Day 2020: When food is more than a meal

Visit a community kitchen at the heart of one of the largest refugee camps. Food is more than a meal: Girls like Raju can enjoy time with mum, good food and learning.

A world of firsts: Transformed by sponsorship

Becoming a sponsored child helped Saru in Nepal to build a brighter future, out of poverty. Now 20, she’s helping the next generation in her community.

A world of firsts: First step to a big dream

At just 13 years old, Nahomy, dreams of opening the first clinic in her remote community. Child Sponsorship is helping.
she goes with the municipal child protection officer to talk to their parents and help … including taking part in child protection training.

Girl power: Protecting each other in tough times

Lockdown in India made girls more vulnerable to child marriage. But groups of girls protect their friends and prevent marriage from stealing their childhoods.
World Vision child protection projects work with girls … Village Child Protection Committees and volunteers in different

Child marriage through children's eyes

A story of early marriage, drawn by children.

“If I had a magic wand” - a girl’s dream to break free of child marriage

Child Protection expert, Aimyleen Gabriel, looks at the links between a lack of basics - like water - and rising child marriage cases.
displacement as well as the failure of the child protection system to respond to the most pressing needs … with World Vision Child Protection colleagues in Lebanon. World Vision UK’s

12-year-old fights COVID-19 in refugee camp

12-year-old refugee Priscillia, in the DRC, is trying to protect her friends and family from the coronavirus pandemic.
me and gives me the courage to talk about child protection in the

Coronavirus: Millions of children go hungry, forced to work or beg

An estimated 110 million children across Asia are going hungry due to the economic impact of coronavirus, World Vision warns today.
of coronavirus. This includes scaling up child protection

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Together Amen - July 2020
also a place where child protection programs

Parents turn to violence as coronavirus bites around world

Up to 85 million more children face physical, sexual and emotional violence at home and in their communities over the next three months, as COVID-19 spreads worldwide.
are concerned that cuts and restrictions on child protection systems and social care mean vulnerable

Coronavirus: A Venezuela family struggles to make a living among the dead

On top of Venezuela's economic crisis, vulnerable children like Luigi and his brother face the threat of COVID-19, as their father struggles to make ends meet.
child protection and food assistance.

Coronavirus: Plans for a unique humanitarian response

Isabel Gomes, World Vision's Global Director of Humanitarian Operations, shares how World Vision is responding to the coronavirus outbreak.
child protection and increased risk of … invest in continuity of child protection systems and

Coronavirus: A mental and physical health crisis

Coronavirus may have a big impact on the mental health of people globally. Read about the impact on mental health from one of our child protection experts.
Head of Child Protection Coronavirus is a … equipping them to identify child protection threats and work with families and local

Coronavirus: World Vision's fight to stop the spread

World Vision’s Global Lead for Health & Nutrition explains how, in the middle of a medical emergency, our teams are protecting families vulnerable to coronavirus.
child protection and