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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.
It makes hazards such as droughts and floods more frequent and more … likelihood of disasters such as droughts and floods. … causing more damaging floods. As part of a project funded by the

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.
drought  and floods


Together Amen - July 2020 - 2
managed disaster responses to devastating floods and cyclones in his native Bangladesh.

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.

Cyclone Idai

mercy on those affected by the cyclone and floods. May you protect and guide emergency … STORIES AND BLOGS Cyclone Idai and floods

Cyclone Idai: It’s a race against time to reach everyone

Homes, schools and hospitals have been violently ripped apart in Beira.
their roofs ripped off and walls collapsed. Floods dominated the

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.
after their houses have been ripped apart by floods. With waters as high as 11 … break any chance they have of escaping it. Floods have destroyed the crops that poor

Cyclone Idai: Thousands of children alone and desperate in midst of catastrophe 

World Vision UK has reached the city of Beira, Mozambique which has been destroyed by the devastating Cyclone Idai. 

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.
in all three countries affected by the floods for many years with

Cyclone Idai: World Vision launches appeal following catastrophic crisis in Southern Africa

Children’s charity World Vision UK has launched an appeal to bring urgent relief to thousands of people affected by a devastating cyclone across Southern Africa.
increases the risk of further landslides and floods. … people have been affected by the floods. The death toll there has reached

World Vision ready to respond to devastating Mozambique cyclone

Emergency supplies have been rushed to Mozambique, where World Vision is preparing to respond to devastating Cyclone Idai.
drought. The floods and cyclone’s impact will set back most of

India Flood Response

Our response teams are on the ground, actively coordinating with the local government to provide immediate emergency relief to flood affected areas in India. We are providing food, water, shelter, ‘Child-Friendly Spaces’ and education support to families in need, but we need your help to continue.
these are the worst floods the Indian state of Kerala has experienced

World Vision launches emergency response to Kerala floods

International aid agency World Vision is rushing emergency supplies to India’s Kerala state, where hundreds have been killed and 800,000 displaced by devastating floods.
displaced by devastating floods. World Vision is set to provide emergency … families affected by the crisis. The floods are some of the worst in Kerala’s

Over one million people at risk as floods devastate East Africa

Hundreds of thousands of children are at risk of malnutrition, disease and even death due to major flooding across East Africa, World Vision warned today.

World Vision UK launches 2017 Impact Report as charity launches two aid delivery mechanisms

International children’s charity, World Vision UK has today published a new report detailing the impact of its work in 2017.

Lives fractured by the floods: India’s monsoon survivors

First hand accounts of India's monsoon response
lost her baby the day after the monsoon floods hit her village By Jim

Monsoon floods: World Vision warns of spike in child malnutrition

World Vision warns of spike in malnutrition as Bangladesh, India and Nepal grapple with worst monsoon rains in 20 years
children have been affected by the monsoon floods. World Vision Bangladesh is supporting … in 32 different villages shows that the floods have decimated people’s food stocks.

Sierra Leone mudslide: World Vision targets children in rescue effort

More than 300 people have been killed and hundreds more are still missing after torrential rains on the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital Freetown
for immediate action. Freetown is prone to floods and mudslide disasters due to its topography

World Vision shelters 92 people in offices after heavy rains in Bangladesh trigger flash floods and landslides

International children’s charity, World Vision has turned its offices into shelter for dozens of villagers in the flood and mudslide-affected Chittagong Hill Tracts region of Bangladesh.
days of torrential rains triggered flash floods and a series of landslides since Monday. … as their homes have been inundated by flash floods. We know also that a further

Farmers in Kenya’s ‘bread basket’ region grapple with armyworm invasion

As millions of Kenyan farmers seek to recover from the double crisis of severe drought and floods triggered by an El Niño weather phenomenon, they now face a new threat: the fall armyworm.
from the double crisis of severe drought and floods triggered by an El Niño weather