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Coronavirus lockdown: Supporting your child’s emotional wellbeing in times of anxiety

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.

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.
resilience to mitigate the risks of future disasters. … and the resilience of children to cope with disasters. A prepared community makes for a resilient

New International Development Secretary urged to put child protection at the heart of UK Aid

New International Development Secretary Rory Stewart must put UK aid back on track and ensure that it meets the needs of the most vulnerable children, says World Vision UK.
new conflicts erupt and natural disasters become the … natural disasters and epidemics. Yet the government spends a

Cyclone Idai: The future is uncertain for children like Paulito

Paulito and his family survived Cyclone Idai. Now they face major concerns for their future.

Cyclone Idai tears through Mozambique: Adelino's Story

Adelino has a beautiful smile, but when he speaks of Cyclone Idai which ripped apart his community - his world - his eyes betray the suffering he’s seen.
their clothes ripped and torn. Disasters like this one are breeding grounds for

Cyclone Idai: Crises can destroy children’s futures. We mustn’t look away

The full scale of the damage in Mozambique is unknown, but thousands of children are alone and vulnerable.

Cyclone Idai: Thousands of people could drown as dam burst risk looms

Hundreds of thousands of people "could drown" as dams in Mozambique and Zimbabwe could burst, following a devastating cyclone and flooding in southern Africa.

Child marriage

Forced Child Marriage commonly occurs across the world. Read our guide to find out the effects of child marriage and what we can do together to help.
such as war and conflict or natural disasters. During these times parents may decide to

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.
propensity to natural disasters and other emergencies. This is a welcome