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A winning partnership: World Food Programme & World Vision

In December 2020 the WFP received the Nobel Peace Prize. See how their work has helped millions of vulnerable children throughout our 30-year partnership with them.
this work a step further when treating acute malnutrition in small children. World Vision in Sudan

World Vision mobilising for a humanitarian response in Ethiopia’s Tigray region

International aid agency, World Vision, has appealed to donors for US$10 million in additional funding, as it launched its humanitarian response to the crisis in the conflict-affected Tigray region of Ethiopia.

Child hunger: Why do children go hungry?

Why are children going hungry in 2020? World Vision explores why it happens, the effects of malnutrition on children and ways to support vulnerable families.
a day after they were diagnosed with severe malnutrition There are many forms of malnutrition. In … nutritious or certain illnesses. Malnutrition can affect children in several

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.
of people facing starvation and severe malnutrition in these countries has increased by 50 per

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now helping the family to fight hunger and malnutrition.

Coronavirus in South Sudan: fragile life under pressure

From genocide to pandemic: World Vision South Sudan's Emilienne Cyuzuzo is helping vulnerable families facing COVID-19.
often leads to inadequate food and rampant malnutrition among

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.

July

Together Amen - July 2020
leaving children at risk from malnutrition or even child marriage. Prayers to survive

Facing coronavirus in refugee camps: "You can't run from this"

How can you maintain social distancing in a camp of crowded tents? How do you wash your hands regularly when the queue for the water point is long?
have to face a choice between malnutrition and

South Sudan’s children face combined risks: poverty, malnutrition and COVID-19 

Here we meet Paska, an extraordinary girl, who has become carer to her three younger siblings at the age of just 11. 
affected keeps growing. Coronavirus vs malnutrition Now a new danger looms. South Sudan’s

June

Together Amen - June 2020
health conditions such as malaria or malnutrition. And this makes them more vulnerable to

Coronavirus: Lives of 30 million children in danger from secondary effects

Thirty million children’s lives are in danger because of the secondary impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, a new report from World Vision warns.
decreased immunisations and a rise in malnutrition. The report demonstrates that the

Coronavirus response

Your donation today will help us continue to keep the world’s most vulnerable children and their communities safe. Across the globe we are currently scaling up prevention measures in vulnerable communities.  

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.
programs that seek to address acute malnutrition. Access to

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.

Southern Africa Food Crisis

Right now, children and families across southern Africa are facing starvation and urgently need your help. Around 12 million people are caught up in one of the largest hunger crises ever to affect southern Africa.
months. Children are at increased risk of malnutrition and death due to lack of access to water and

UK students come together to fight world hunger

The Famine24 event raised nearly £2,000 for World Vision UK.
eat. One in three suffers from some form of malnutrition and each year 3 million children under the

World Vision seeks sponsors to give girls in poverty a fighting chance

International children’s charity World Vision UK is looking for people to support the movement for gender equality by sponsoring1000 girls in developing countries.

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

Homes, schools and hospitals have been violently ripped apart in Beira.
malnutrition. For

How Much Does Sponsoring a Child Cost?

threatened by forced marriages and malnutrition. The effect of sponsorship in their lives