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World Vision joins DEC emergency appeal for people fleeing Myanmar

In recent weeks, more than half a million people have sought refuge in Bangladesh from violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state. The majority of them are women and children who identify as Rohingya.
to call for funds to respond to the severe humanitarian needs of those affected. Money raised will … their humanitarian support but they need more funding to reach

World Vision urges UK Government to ramp up refugee package in Bangladesh

World Vision has called on the UK government to urgently step up aid supplies to desperate refugees in Bangladesh.
humanitarian appeal to reach those in need is currently

World Vision steps up response in wake of Mexico earthquake

World Vision has distributed three tons of food to desperate children and their families in the wake of Mexico’s massive earthquake.
Humanitarian and Emergency Affairs

Lives fractured by the floods: India’s monsoon survivors

First hand accounts of India's monsoon response
monsoon flood response was my first big humanitarian emergency relief trip with World Vision

GBBO star Selasi launches Share A Meal for World Vision UK

World Vision, the world’s largest international children’s charity, has launched a new £200,000 fundraising appeal – Share A Meal – with the support of former Great British Bake-Off star and World Vision Celebrity Supporter, Selasi.
global funding to tackle the humanitarian crisis is nowhere near enough and food

Myanmar crisis: Jerome Flynn joins us in condemning violence affecting thousands of children

Game of Thrones star Jerome Flynn has joined World Vision UK in strongly condemning the outbreak of horrific violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine State.
International humanitarian aid has been restricted in the entire state

Hurricane Irma: Thousands of Haitians still in shelters

Over 3,000 people in Haiti are still in shelters according to World Vision emergency response teams.

Mexico quake: World Vision readies to respond following strongest earthquake in a century

As Friday drew on, the full extent of the earthquake damage in southern Mexico has been revealed with at least 32 people dead.
and partnering with the government to get humanitarian assistance to those who need it

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
have been affected. More humanitarian aid is needed in addition to government

Bristol man runs 200 half-marathons for Syrian refugees

World Vision ambassador, Graham Grout, has finished his super-human challenge of 200 half marathons in just over 200 days.

Humanitarian Heroes

Today on World Humanitarian Day, let us celebrate the inspiring stories of our humanitarian heroes.
This World Humanitarian meet some of our humanitarian workers who share their inspiring stories. … especially roles in the humanitarian aid and relief sector.

Meet Idres, one of our humanitarian heroes

Idres Abdulaziz works on the frontline of the humanitarian crisis in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, for World Vision Iraq. As the Non-Food Items Coordinator, every day he meets civilians suffering and displaced by conflict.
most vulnerable. On World Humanitarian Day in 2017 we are invited to stand together … Abdulaziz works on the frontline of the humanitarian crisis in the Kurdistan Region of

Increase in heat-related illness for Iraqi children in camps outside Mosul

Mosul: summer temperatures cause increase in heat-related illness for displaced Iraqis
Mosul began. But the humanitarian crisis is far from over. Armed groups have … Ahead of World Humanitarian Day on 19 … is repugnant that humanitarians and

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
mechanisms. World Vision and other humanitarian organisations are working closely with the

140 children killed in Democratic Republic of Congo since June, urgent response needed

More than 100 children have been killed in combat since June in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), and an urgent response is needed to prevent an escalation of violence, international aid agency World Vision warns today.
Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs … local powerbrokers and the UN to ensure humanitarian agencies have rapid access to the Kasai

Confict-related trauma: the devastating effect of war on South Sudan's refugee children

More than 150,000 child refugees in mass settlements in northern Uganda require therapy after fleeing violence in neighbouring South Sudan, experts say.
Most aid has been channelled towards other humanitarian aid and relief

Arthur's Trip to Ethiopia

Humbo has definitely been a highlight of the visit. It gives hope this part of Ethiopia has tremendous potential and will not endlessly suffer drought after drought if we learn from what has happened here. Hopefully one day, Mamiye and his family won’t have to be the recipients of food aid every year as this kind of approach is expanded.
Day 3 World Vison is one of several humanitarian organisations responding to the drought in … really hard being an old person in a humanitarian emergency when you have no younger people

Uganda Solidarity Summit must prioritise South Sudanese child refugees

World Vision is urging the international community to do more to prevent a children’s humanitarian crisis by supporting Uganda as it responds to those fleeing fighting in South Sudan.
humanitarian crisis by supporting Uganda as it responds … humanitarian and development agencies and business … report that just 2 cents in every dollar of humanitarian aid goes to programmes targeted at

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.
Director of humanitarian and emergency affairs

Thousands of Filipino children traumatised by fighting in Marawi

International children’s charity World Vision, has warned that thousands of children have been left shell-shocked and traumatised by continuous fighting in the Phillipines city of Marawi.
humanitarian experts say over