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Why Feeding the World’s Hungry is Actually About Trees

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

African farmers are successfully tackling the environmental dilemma that Western experts couldn’t – and the results can be seen from space.

World Vision Joins Global Day of Prayer to End Famine in East Africa

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Australians are being called to join a global day of prayer aimed at mobilising millions of Christians’ support for international efforts to prevent the mass starvation of children and their communities in Somalia, South Sudan, Yemen and Nigeria.

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.

World Vision to Deliver Australian Famine Aid in South Sudan

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

World Vision has been awarded a key Australian Government grant to deliver humanitarian aid in famine-stricken areas of South Sudan – a country reeling from conflict and hunger, with 100,000 people already facing famine, one million people on the brink of famine, one million children estimated to be acutely malnourished, and 270,000 children suffering from severe acute malnutrition.

Thousands of children facing famine in South Sudan

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Aid is rapidly needed for hundreds of thousands of men, women and children who risk starvation in South Sudan following the declaration of famine, warns World Vision.

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.

New report sounds alarm for desperate children caught in conflict

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Urgent measures are needed to reverse a rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation and save the children of South Sudan from a desperate plight, a new report by World Vision warns.

Desperate times for Syrian refugees as food aid suspended

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

The funding of critical relief operations for millions of Syrian refugees is in jeopardy after the UN World Food Programme announced a forced suspension of food vouchers due to a funding crisis.

Young Aussies give up and go without to bring hunger down

Friday, August 15, 2014

More than 300,000 Aussie teens will give up something that matters to them this weekend as World Vision’s 40 Hour Famine takes place around the country.