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Heartbreak and Chaos in Aleppo

Thursday, December 15, 2016

The on-again off-again evacuation of civilians in Aleppo is heartbreaking, when innocent lives can and must be saved, according to World Vision Australia Chief Advocate Tim Costello.

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.

A global appeal to end the suffering in Syria

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Three years ago, the leaders of UN humanitarian agencies issued an urgent appeal to those who could end the conflict in Syria. That was three years ago. Today, leaders of humanitarian organisations and UN agencies - appeal not only to governments but to each of you - citizens around the world – to add your voices in urging an end to the carnage.

Leading aid agencies: Australia must increase overall refugee intake

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

As the global refugee crisis continues to deepen, three leading aid agencies have joined forces to call on the Australian Government to extend its compassion for Syrian refugees to others, to ensure good intentions for one region don’t prolong suffering in other areas.

Aid cuts risk lives, regional stability, and abandon Africa

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

The Federal Government has put both lives and stability in our immediate region at risk with its decision to go ahead with a $1 billion cut to the 2015 Australian aid budget, World Vision CEO, Tim Costello says.

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.

Tim Costello pays tribute to visionary humanitarian Malcolm Fraser

Friday, March 20, 2015

World Vision Australia chief executive Tim Costello has expressed his deep sorrow at the passing of former Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser.

World Vision welcomes humanitarian funding for Iraq

Monday, January 5, 2015

As more than 2 million internally displaced people face the harsh realities of winter in Iraq, World Vision welcomes a further $5 million from the Australian Government towards humanitarian aid.