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International Youth Day: Celebrating youth advocates at World Vision UK

On International Youth Day, World Vision UK's Dr Carine Le Borgne reflects on her work with youth advocates for our It Takes A World campaign.
forces and developing policy calls to the UK Government. Young people from the UK who

World Vision UK presents It Takes A World petition to DFID

World Vision UK on Monday presented the Department for International Development with a petition urging it to increase spending to stop children being abused and assaulted in disaster zones.
The UK Government has committed to end all violence against

Why I joined the It Takes A World campaign: A youth advocate’s story

Youth advocates like 19-year-old biochemistry student Asini have been working with us to help end violence against children.
people have signed our petition to the UK Government to end violence against children in

World Vision responds to 'terrifying' attacks in Idlib

Children in Idlib are experiencing terrifying bombardment and violence, with reports that dozens of children have been killed in the last two months.
The UK Government has today condemned airstrikes in

Faith leaders and organisations urge Theresa May: 'Aid must help the poorest'

World Vision UK stands with dozens of faith leaders and organisations who in an open letter to Theresa May, urged the Prime Minister to maintain the aid budget and protect the quality of UK aid.
to many in asking for reassurances that the UK Government will prioritise providing aid to the Least

World Vision aid worker wins prestigious 'Humanitarian of the Year' award

Christine Ngbaazande from South Sudan has been awarded a coveted humanitarian honor at the Bond International Development Awards in London.
A World. The charity is campaigning for the UK government to increase the amount of humanitarian aid

World Vision responds to Tax Payer's Alliance attack on UK Aid

We cannot stand by and let a narrative take root that it is better to spend UK Aid on boosting Britain rather than eradicating global poverty.

Slashing the aid budget would be a damning legacy for Britain

Slashing the aid budget, as a new report from the Henry Jackson Society suggests, would have a shattering effect on the world’s most vulnerable children and their families.

Red Hand Day: World Vision youth campaigners urge UK Government to act

On 12th February – Red Hand Day, the International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers – five young people from the UK who were involved in the project will meet their MPs in Parliament.
and devise policy calls to the UK Government. Those who took part came from all over … and their calls for action on the UK Government. The first policy call on the UK

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.
While the organisations welcomed the UK government’s announcement last week that it will be

Supporter Signatures

Call on the UK Government to keep its promise to end violence against children

Ending child labour - for good

The £12.5 million announced by the UK Government today for ending the worst forms of child labour is really good news for some of the world’s most vulnerable children.
million announced by the UK Government today for ending the worst forms of child … lead a new consortia to deliver this vital UK Government programme which will run for four years in

World Vision leads new programme to eradicate child slavery in East Africa

A four-year programme to eradicate child slavery in three African countries launches today, International Day for the Abolition of Slavery (December 2).
with the support of the UK government to create opportunities for the voices of

What children and young people think about child soldiers

World Vision UK wants to give young people who are not directly affected by armed conflict a space to express themselves and stand with the most disadvantaged children.
and give their recommendations to the UK Government. … like to send to the UK Government. We want to give young people who are not

Actor Jerome Flynn among thousands urging UK government to help ‘forgotten’ children

World Vision UK is calling for a fourfold increase in the proportion of UK humanitarian aid spending to protect children from violence.
to show the UK government that the public is concerned about child … the organisation revealed the UK government spends only 2.5 per cent of its humanitarian

World Vision UK launches campaign to end violence against children

World Vision UK has launched a campaign to end violence against the world’s most vulnerable children, It Takes A World.
report commissioned by the charity shows the UK government spent

No Peace Without Children

The future of children in the Central African Republic, from which I have just returned, is uncertain at best. They are forgotten casualties of a forgotten armed conflict.
represents a reasonable marker for the UK Government to aspire to. Equally critical is to

UK must consult children to create peace in war-torn countries

World Vision UK is urging the UK government to include children in decision-making to achieve peace in war-torn countries.
charity World Vision UK is urging the UK government to include children in … welcome the UK government’s commitment at the UNGA to do more to

It Takes A World

We believe it takes a world to end violence against children. Join our global movement. It takes a world. It takes you.
of all humanitarian aid given by the UK Government is spent on ending violence against … We have called on the UK Government to invest in safer futures for the world’s

World Vision disappointed by UK government's response to aid report

DFID is a world leader in delivering high-quality aid. However, as more and more money is spent through other government departments, funds are being diverted from the people and countries that need it the most.
World Vision UK regrets to see that the UK government has not followed the International