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Coronavirus: World Vision welcomes UN’s global response plan

World Vision welcomes the UN’s COVID-19 Global Humanitarian Response plan, launched today (March 25).
and Thailand. The charity’s frontline workers are

Coronavirus: How World Vision is putting children at the heart of its crisis response

World Vision is putting children at the centre of its response effort after finding children have been left isolated and fearful by the COVID-19 outbreak.

YaNuch’s Different Childhood

Change can be a slow process – sometimes painfully so. World Vision Communicator, Dara Chhim visited a family in Cambodia and discovered the joys of seeing change happen in front of your eyes..
to emigrate to Thailand for better prospects. But he returned home

World Vision staff distribute aid by canoe to flood victims in Thailand

Unusually heavy rains caused by low depression and the strong northeast monsoon, have left much of southern Thailand submerged under water forcing aid works to paddle their way to the affected communities.
have left much of southern Thailand submerged under water forcing aid works to … the disaster. World Vision Foundation of Thailand’s Deputy National Director and Acting

World Vision responds as earthquakes strike Myanmar and Italy

World Vision responds as earthquakes strike Myanmar and Italy killing scores of people.
Bangladesh and Thailand.  Our humanitarian staff will be working

Bringing hope to children in Sot Nikum

to help support his family. Sam migrated to Thailand to find work and earn money to send home. … they no longer forced Sam to go to Thailand to work. Children out of

Too scared to stay at home

World Vision Ambassador Linda Barker recently visited Cambodia to meet Lee-Ap - a courageous thirteen-year-old girl, who, due to circumstances, acts as a parent to her three siblings.
she and her husband had travelled to Thailand to work in

Lee-Ap's Story

This spring, World Vision’s Siân Merrylees travelled to Cambodia with Celebrity Ambassador Linda Barker. Just a few hours drive from the tourist sites of Siem Reap, Siân and Linda were struck by young children they met who were living with often ailing grandparents, while their parents worked far from home, often across the border in Thailand. One girl they met – 13-year-old Lee-Ap - particularly stole their hearts.
often across the border in Thailand. One girl they met

A decade on - the Boxing Day tsunami

A decade ago today, a massive undersea earthquake triggered a tsunami that affected 12 countries and took the lives of more than 230,000 people. In response to the disaster World Vision launched its largest ever relief operation across five countries simultaneously. Ten years on, we’ve gathered a collection of stories from staff and survivors to tell you the tale of destruction, loss, and rebuilding.
Thailand Thailand Thailand Thailand The bright morning of December … Thailand Back in Ban Nai … Thailand Ten years after the

Tsunami 10 years on: From devastation to hope

10 years on, the wave of generosity from people in the UK and around the world has helped rebuild the region.

"The moment of meeting was very special"

This week's blog is a sponsor visit story 'with a twist' as Artist Ambassador Paul Ewing reflects on visiting his sponsored child, Chanthorn, in Cambodia. We're very grateful for Paul and all the time and energy he spends as an artist ambassador, and thank him for sharing his story.
Even though I am currently resident in Thailand and somewhat used to seeing a certain amount

Cambodia

The latest prayers of children and communities we work with in Cambodia.
his mum decided to migrate to Thailand to find work. She left Sithin with his … I want to work in Thailand with my family. I want to be near them and … are a poor family. Her parents migrated to Thailand in search of work. They visit their children

Cambodia

Vietnam and the Gulf of Thailand. One of Asia’s longest

Another wonderful chance to visit our sponsored children in Cambodia: Part 2

Part 2 of Steve and Carolyne’s trip to Cambodia where they get the chance to see another of their sponsored children and learn about the facilities World Vision have helped install.
She told us that her husband had to go to Thailand

Your Questions, Their Answers – Straight from Cambodia

Our intrepid child sponsor, Julie, has returned with answers to the questions you posed on our Facebook page for your sponsored children in Cambodia, gathered from talking to just some of the 2000 sponsored children in the Koh Krolor community, spread across 40 villages.
often this migration is to Thailand to look for