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Fighting climate change

Extreme weather makes children like Naaman ever more vulnerable. Kenyan communities are working together to battle climate change and feed their children.
deprivation and increasing the likelihood of disasters such as droughts and floods.

Donate to help refugees

homes torn apart by conflict and natural disasters. Children who arrive in refugee camps

COVID-19 could force over 19 million people into famine

More than 19 million people, including 10 million children, are at risk of famine in 12 of the world’s most fragile countries, World Vision warns.
natural disasters are contributing to the crisis which means

Beirut’s children describe deadly blast

First-hand accounts of Beirut's explosion, from the children who live there. Plus, how you can help them today.

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.

World Vision joins DEC appeal to combat coronavirus in world's most fragile places

The Disasters Emergency Committee today launched a Coronavirus Appeal to help the most vulnerable communities in the world who now face the new deadly threat of Covid-19.

How to keep going in a crisis within a crisis

Joy’s worked through four emergencies in seven months. How does she keep going as a frontliner and help the most vulnerable children in the Philippines?
are still reeling from the three previous disasters I mentioned. Crisis within a crisis is the

Supporting your child’s emotional wellbeing in tough times

Download free activities to help your child cope with anxiety and stay positive during the UK coronavirus lockdown.

Coronavirus: How UK parents and communities are helping their kids through the loneliness of lockdown

These are the lengths families and communities are going to across the UK and around the world to make sure children feel safe, loved and happy during lockdown.
of experience helping children cope with disasters and emergencies across the world. More tips

Coronavirus lockdown: UK children are lonely, scared and stressed, survey finds

One in three UK children between five and 18 years old (36%) have told parents they are lonely since the government shut schools, a survey commissioned by World Vision reveals.
of experience helping children cope with disasters and emergencies across the world. More tips

Coronavirus: How to talk to kids about crises

The World Vision team’s best tips for talking to your kids about coronavirus, and other natural disasters and emergencies in the news
of experience of researching and covering disasters and their effects on children. Our team also … and other natural disasters and emergencies in the … Spaces we set up after disasters. Tip

Coronavirus: The expert view from... the Philippines

World Vision's national director in the Philppines examines what the coronavirus pandemic means for the world's poorest communities, what we can do to slow it down and how we can support health workers, communities, families and children.
especially among children. During disasters and

General Election 2019: 3 calls for the ‘most important election for a generation’

All parliamentary candidates should sign up to keep Britain as an outward-looking country committed to helping the world’s most vulnerable communities, World Vision urges today.
natural disasters

Our Call to Action to 2019 General Election candidates

Our Call to Action to 2019 General Election candidates. Use your voice for the most vulnerable children
the greatest price when conflicts erupt and disasters strike. The world is becoming a more … natural disasters and

Climate Action Summit: World Vision urges immediate action on climate crisis

Climate-driven disasters are becoming alarmingly common and more deadly, says Andrew Morley - World Vision's Global President and CEO.

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.

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.

World Vision UK launches Cyclone Fani appeal

World Vision UK has launched an emergency appeal to fund the humanitarian response to Cyclone Fani.