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Medevac Repeal Disappointing - World Vision

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Australia took a backward and inhumane step when it comes to basic human rights with the repeal of the Medevac Bill, World Vision’s Head of Policy and Advocacy, Andrew White said today.

Miss World contestants join World Vision in calling for world peace this Christmas

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Three Miss World Australia contestants have stepped out in support of World Vision’s campaign for Peace on Earth this Christmas, after a sobering report on the devastating impact of conflict and violence on children and families worldwide. Miss World Australia 2017 Esma Voloder (VIC), Miss World Australia 2018 Taylah Cannon (NSW) and 2019 runner-up Jenayah Elliott (WA) are supporting the charity’s inaugural Peace on Earth Pledge, which gives Australians the opportunity to contribute to world peace via an online campaign.

Calls for action on Australia’s ‘blind spots’ on UN Rights of the Child

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Human rights leaders, youth ambassadors and academics are calling for action today to improve child rights, marking 30 years since the since the formation of the United Nations (UN) Convention on the Rights of the Child.

World Vision welcomes review of Australian aid budget

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

World Vision has welcomed the Federal Government’s review of its aid budget and development policy.

World Vision raises $20 million bond for families living in poverty

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Families living below the poverty line in developing countries can benefit from a $20 million World Vision microfinance bond

Climate Contributes to Hunger Crisis in Southern Africa

Monday, November 11, 2019

A record 45 million people across 16 countries in Southern Africa will suffer food shortages in the next six months, according to a sobering analysis of the hunger crisis across the region.

First Nations Families Matter – And Why COAG Must Act

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

A new report highlighting a frightening trajectory of First Nations children being removed from their families should compel Australia’s political leaders to act urgently.

International Day Of The Girl: Achievements And Renewed Commitments

Friday, October 11, 2019

At World Vision Australia, we are committed to protecting and empowering the worlds most vulnerable poeple. Of the 70.8 million forcibly displaced people worldwide, approximately 80 percent are women and children.

15 aid agencies warn of humanitarian crisis in North-East Syria

Friday, October 11, 2019

Civilians at risk as violence escalates and humanitarian work is suspended

Children now have the power to choose their sponsor

Friday, September 20, 2019

World Vision Launches ChosenTM, Ushers in a New Era of Child Sponsorship

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