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Aid agencies on standby as second cyclone bears down on Mozambique

Friday, April 26, 2019

Aid agencies in Mozambique, including World Vision, are on stand-by to respond to a potentially lethal cyclone – the second to hit the country in two months.

Ebola is back and containing the virus will be more difficult than last time

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Between 2013 and 2016, Ebola swept through West Africa, killing more than 11,000 people. Now, writes World Vision CEO, Claire Rogers, the virus is spreading in a war-zone, which means aid workers are facing a new set of challenges.

A tale of two scoreboards – how Australia’s aid spend is at odds with our generosity

Thursday, April 11, 2019

The nation has retained its a shameful position on an international scoreboard due to the decimation of the aid budget, in a move blatantly out of step with the generosity of Australians.

My Life-Changing Trip To Rwanda 25 Years After The Genocide

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

It’s been 25 years since the Hutu forces started their murderous campaign that ran from April 7 to July 4, 1994. Over the 100-day period, an estimated 800,000 to one million people were slaughtered.

World Vision welcomes recommendations to rebuild aid budget

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Australia’s largest humanitarian organisation World Vision has welcomed a bold recommendation to legislate an aid budget target in the first report of the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Inquiry into Australia’s aid program.

Pacific Shuffle leaves behind children in need

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Australia’s largest humanitarian organisation World Vision has criticised the Federal Budget’s approach to aid, saying the government has shunned its responsibility to the world’s most vulnerable children.

Homes, crops and animals washed away in Afghanistan floods

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

HERAT - Damage caused by severe flash-flooding in Afghanistan’s western region is coming to light as aid workers reach areas largely cut off by the floodwaters.

On the brink of an epidemic: New crisis looming in Mozambique

Sunday, March 31, 2019

It’s a little-known country on no-one’s radar — but it’s on the brink of an epidemic that could kill hundreds of thousands of people in weeks.

World Vision wins gold at Festival of Media Awards: 1000 Girls the real winners

Friday, March 29, 2019

World Vision’s efforts to see the lives of 1000 girls in developing nations sponsored by Australians before the 2018 International Day of the Girl was last night recognised as the Best Integrated Campaign of the year in the Asia Pacific Festival of Media Awards held in Singapore.

Children vulnerable in post cyclone chaos

Monday, March 25, 2019

With more than one million children affected by the cyclone and its aftermath, World Vision’s round the clock efforts to meet basic survival needs are compounded by fears for children, World Vision CEO Claire Rogers said today.