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Lessons from Ebola: Helping communities prepare for Coronavirus

In the DRC, World Vision is training faith leaders to promote lifesaving messages and practices to prevent the spread of COVID-19 - just as they did with Ebola.
 the Democratic Republic of Congo … survived the recent Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo.

Coronavirus: World Vision welcomes UN’s global response plan

World Vision welcomes the UN’s COVID-19 Global Humanitarian Response plan, launched today (March 25).

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.

Jermone Flynn trip to south-sudan

can feed a family for a month in the Democratic Republic of Congo IT BEGINS WITH YOU Children like those

International Youth Day: Celebrating youth advocates at World Vision UK

On International Youth Day, World Vision UK's Dr Carine Le Borgne reflects on her work with youth advocates for our It Takes A World campaign.

World leaders must wake up to Ebola crisis as International Health Emergency declared

World leaders must wake up to the deadly Ebola crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), World Vision warns today.
wake up to the deadly Ebola crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Ebola death in Goma sparks fears of greater spread

The fight against Ebola has intensified after the first Ebola death in the major city of Goma in the DRC, World Vision warns today.

World Vision preparing for potential ‘catastrophic’ Ebola outbreak across East Africa

World Vision has mobilised staff across East Africa to prepare for any further spread of the deadly Ebola virus from an outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
deadly Ebola virus from an outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Thousands of children at risk as Ebola escalates in DRC

Cases of Ebola are escalating rapidly as the second largest outbreak in history continues to spread in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
in history continues to spread in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo

How modern slavery is destroying childhoods

World Vision UK's Erica Hall on the crisis of children who are forced into horrifying exploitation.
who I met in the Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of Congo last year. She had been pushed into a local

From refugee to award-winning aid-worker: My journey as a woman in conflict zones

Christine Ngbaazande from Yambio has been awarded a coveted humanitarian honour at the Bond International Development Awards in London.
days to find safety in a refugee camp in the Democratic Republic of Congo. But at the

Made For More

Kapinga lives in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s conflict zone. Her father

Made for More

Children are at risk of losing their innocence, their families and their hope. Living in impossible circumstances, they desperately need your support right now. Your gift can protect some of the world’s most vulnerable children. Thank you for giving what you can.
lives in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s conflict zone. Girls like Kapinga are

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.
was just 14 years old when her home in the Democratic Republic of Congo was attacked by militia. The armed group

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.

Supporter Signatures

Call on the UK Government to keep its promise to end violence against children
Democratic Republic of Congo. No child should have to go through this.

Ending child labour - for good

The £12.5 million announced by the UK Government today for ending the worst forms of child labour is really good news for some of the world’s most vulnerable children.
the Central African Republic and the Democratic Republic of Congo

World Vision leads new programme to eradicate child slavery in East Africa

A four-year programme to eradicate child slavery in three African countries launches today, International Day for the Abolition of Slavery (December 2).
Central African Republic and the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is funded by a substantial new UK aid

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.
were recruited as child soldiers from the Democratic Republic of Congo