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Dire humanitarian crisis engulfs epicentre survivors in Nepal

Thursday, April 30, 2015

A dire humanitarian emergency is threatening to engulf the worst affected communities at the epicentre of Saturday’s earthquake in Nepal, World Vision Australia chief executive Tim Costello warned today.

World Vision fears sharp rise in Nepal death toll

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Fears of an escalating death toll in Nepal are growing as access to some of the worst affected areas nearest the epicentre of Saturday’s earthquake remain inaccessible to relief workers, World Vision said today.

We must stay the distance after Typhoon Haiyan

Monday, November 18, 2013

Typhoon Haiyan was more than a typhoon. In Tacloban, it was also a tsunami. Collecting so much water as it hurtled towards land, Haiyan formed an eight metre wall of water, smashing the city flat, drowning people even as they sheltered in their homes.

World Vision launches global appeal for Typhoon Haiyan devastation

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

World Vision has launched a global appeal to raise more than $20 million towards urgent relief to survivors of Typhoon Haiyan, as a tropical depression heads toward the already-devastated region of Mindanao.

Most powerful typhoon in three decades hitting Philippines

Friday, November 8, 2013

The strongest typhoon in more than three decades has made landfall in the Philippines with up to 17 million people at risk, aid agency World Vision is warning.

World Vision responds to devastating Typhoon Bopha

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

World Vision is assessing community needs and providing emergency aid after Typhoon Bopha devastated parts of the Philippines, killing at least 52 people.

World Vision launches Syrian Refugee Crisis Appeal

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

As the death toll from fighting in Syria continues to grow and thousands of people flee the violence, Lebanon is struggling to cope with the influx of refugees.