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Australian Children Fear What Syrian Children See

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

A new international survey from World Vision reveals the startling contrast between the fears of children engulfed in the Syrian crisis with those in Australia and safer countries – but also shows heartening evidence that children’s dreams for the future remain intact across the board.

Australia must support new deal on Syria

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

World Vision Australia CEO Tim Costello has called on the Australian Government to double its intake of Syrian refugees and double the level of aid for Syrian relief programs.

World Vision urges Australian Government to increase refugee intake

Saturday, September 5, 2015

World Vision Australia has backed a call to urgently increase Australia’s humanitarian intake, as part of broader measures to support the largest movement of refugees globally since World War Two.

World Vision warns final MDG report will confirm worst fears

Saturday, July 4, 2015

The final Millennium Development Goals (MDG) progress report (due 6 July) will confirm what many already know: children and their families in fragile states largely did not benefit from the 15 year global initiative to reduce poverty, aid agency World Vision revealed today.

Funding cuts to hurt refugee children

Thursday, July 2, 2015

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced this week it was being forced to implement deeper cuts in food assistance for vulnerable Syrian refugees in Lebanon and Jordan because of a severe lack of funding.

Australian Government must do more for Syria: World Vision says on eve of Kuwait conference

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Children facing their fifth year of war need to be the focus of a major conference for Syria this week, humanitarian agency World Vision said today. Ahead of today’s donor conference in Kuwait (March 31), the humanitarian relief, development and advocacy organisation has issued a desperate plea, publicly and privately, to governments who will be attending, including the Australian Government.

Worst Middle East storm in decades threatens Syrian refugees

Friday, January 9, 2015

The worst winter storm in decades has swept through the Middle East, bringing floods, high winds and heavy snowfall threatening the lives of vulnerable Syrian refugees and host communities

Governments must step up in new phase of Syrian response

Friday, December 19, 2014

As the conflict in Syria closes out its fourth year, World Vision calls on the Australian Government and donors around the world to commit their fair share to a new UN appeal aiming to assist 18 million people affected by the crisis.