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and helping with healthcare and nutrition. And while this is

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Together Amen - July 2020
leaving children at risk from malnutrition or even child marriage. Prayers to survive

Facing coronavirus in refugee camps: "You can't run from this"

How can you maintain social distancing in a camp of crowded tents? How do you wash your hands regularly when the queue for the water point is long?
have to face a choice between malnutrition and

South Sudan’s children face combined risks: poverty, malnutrition and COVID-19 

Here we meet Paska, an extraordinary girl, who has become carer to her three younger siblings at the age of just 11. 
months Paska has dutifully taken her to a nutrition centre for treatment.  … The nutrition centre in Juba is supported by World … affected keeps growing. Coronavirus vs malnutrition Now a new danger looms. South Sudan’s

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Together Amen - June 2020
health conditions such as malaria or malnutrition. And this makes them more vulnerable to

Coronavirus: World Vision launches £64m global response

International aid agency World Vision has launched a £64m aid plan to help millions of the world’s most vulnerable people defeat coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Lives of 30 million children in danger from secondary effects

Thirty million children’s lives are in danger because of the secondary impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, a new report from World Vision warns.
decreased immunisations and a rise in malnutrition. The report demonstrates that the

Coronavirus: The expert view on… Refugees

World Vision's Humanitarian Health, Nutrition and WASH Director examines the impact coronavirus could have on the global refugee population.
Humanitarian Health Nutrition and WASH Director. As you do all you can

Coronavirus response

Your donation today will help us continue to keep the world’s most vulnerable children and their communities safe. Across the globe we are currently scaling up prevention measures in vulnerable communities.  
face the increased risk of malnutrition as their parents struggle to make enough

Coronavirus: The expert view from... the Philippines

World Vision's national director in the Philppines examines what the coronavirus pandemic means for the world's poorest communities, what we can do to slow it down and how we can support health workers, communities, families and children.
programs that seek to address acute malnutrition. Access to

Coronavirus: World must unite to focus on the most vulnerable as pandemic declared

A united global effort is needed to help prevent COVID-19 from having a massive destructive impact on the lives of child refugees, migrants and the very poor, warns aid agency, World Vision, as a pandemic is declared.
routine child health and nutrition services may be put on hold or

Coronavirus: World Vision's fight to stop the spread

World Vision’s Global Lead for Health & Nutrition explains how, in the middle of a medical emergency, our teams are protecting families vulnerable to coronavirus.

Southern Africa Food Crisis

Right now, children and families across southern Africa are facing starvation and urgently need your help. Around 12 million people are caught up in one of the largest hunger crises ever to affect southern Africa.
Children are at increased risk of malnutrition and death due to lack of access to water and

UK students come together to fight world hunger

The Famine24 event raised nearly £2,000 for World Vision UK.
One in three suffers from some form of malnutrition and each year 3 million children under the

World Vision seeks sponsors to give girls in poverty a fighting chance

International children’s charity World Vision UK is looking for people to support the movement for gender equality by sponsoring1000 girls in developing countries.

World Vision preparing for potential ‘catastrophic’ Ebola outbreak across East Africa

World Vision has mobilised staff across East Africa to prepare for any further spread of the deadly Ebola virus from an outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
health and nutrition specialist at World Vision in South Sudan.

Cyclone Idai: It’s a race against time to reach everyone

Homes, schools and hospitals have been violently ripped apart in Beira.
malnutrition. For

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threatened by forced marriages and malnutrition. The effect of sponsorship in their lives

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malnutrition and daily struggles. They are forced to take

Christian and Muslim NGOs call for prayer for world’s ‘worst humanitarian crisis’ in Yemen

Leaders of faith-based international development agencies have united to call on churches and mosques to pray for the desperate humanitarian situation in Yemen this week.