Millions of children face starvation

East Africa Hunger Crisis

Millions of children face starvation

A hunger crisis driven by drought, conflict and political instability is having a devastating impact on 25 million people across East Africa.

World Vision is on the ground continuing to provide life-saving support to the most vulnerable children and their families, but we need to reach more, and we can with your help. Your support today will save lives.

Pictured: 8-month-old Charity comes alive after eating a nutrient-rich peanut based paste at a World Vision Clinic in Keyna.

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For $50 a month we support the whole community through education, healthcare, water & sanitation facilities, food security and economic development opportunities to make change for the long term. 

Children always bear the brunt of military conflict

“There’s a sense of hope for the future now that Mosul has been re-taken but, as our teams of social workers in the displaced persons camps see every day, children have been through a great deal and it will take time to recover from the emotional and psychological impacts of the violence they have witnessed.  There’s still a long road ahead.” Ian Dawes, Response Manager for World Vision Iraq.

World Vision is there supporting children in displaced camps outside of Mosul and rebuilding schools within the city to ensure children can return to an education.

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Join us for A Night of Hope with Grace, a former child soldier

Grace Arach will be sharing her remarkable story of growing up in Uganda, being abducted and forced to work as a child soldier, her escape and her rehabilitation at a World Vision Centre. Grace will be joined by social justice musician Levi McGrath, who will perform his beautiful and powerful songs and share stories from his experiences in Africa. 

This is a FREE event for all ages. Bring your family and friends and celebrate Grace's story of hope this August. 

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