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A Visionary Budget Would Invest in Aid

Friday, May 5, 2017

World Vision is calling for Australian aid to be prioritised in next week’s Federal Budget, as a reflection of Australia’s priorities and values.

Australia’s Aid Slide Must Be Reversed: World Vision

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

World Vision Australia has today called on the Australian Government to re-assert the role of international aid in its upcoming 10-year foreign policy strategy, as new aid data released overnight by the OECD shows Australia has slipped from 16th to 17th amongst the 29 wealthy OECD nations that provide aid.

After The Last Famine In Africa The World Said 'Never Again'. Yet Here We Are, Again.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Here we go again: another African crisis with 20 million people on the point of starvation -- hunger from South Sudan and Somalia, to Nigeria and Yemen.

Famine Fears as Africa Reels from Drought and Conflict

Monday, February 13, 2017

Humanitarian agencies, including World Vision, are alarmed by the prospect of famine once again sweeping through Africa with devastating consequences for children.

Building Resilience through Innovation, Learning and Inclusion at APAC Forum

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Building communities’ resilience through innovation, leaning and inclusion will be key to the approach of Australia’s international development sector going forward, according to World Vision’s new CEO Claire Rogers.

Millennial Myth Busting: Young Aussies are Hungry for Change

Friday, July 29, 2016

A survey of teenagers has debunked the myth of the millennial “me” generation with 80 per cent of young people believing that helping others in an important part of who they are

We must not abandon Africa: Tim Costello

Monday, June 20, 2016

World Vision chief executive Tim Costello has called on the Australian Government to restore aid funding to Africa with the United Nations warning of large-scale food shortages across southern Africa by next month, fears that almost 50 million people will need food aid by Christmas, and the looming closure of the world’s largest refugee camp.

World Vision welcomes aid for Africa

Thursday, February 11, 2016

World Vision Australia chief executive Tim Costello has welcomed the Australian Government’s announcement of $15 million for humanitarian assistance to Ethiopia and Somalia, where millions of people are suffering food shortages, but warned that more is needed.

Last chance to double donation to East Africa crisis

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Australians have one week left to double their donations through the Federal Government’s dollar-for-dollar initiative for those suffering from the drought and famine in East Africa.

Costello challenges Australians to take up new East African dollar for dollar initiative

Friday, October 7, 2011

The head of World Vision Australia Tim Costello has issued a challenge this weekend to Australians to take advantage of the governments 'compassion and innovation' to match all donations to the Horn of Africa at a time with the crisis in the region is lurching further into crisis.