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  Partners: World Vision International   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
WORLD VISION is an international partnership of Christians whose mission is to follow our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in working with the poor and oppressed to promote human transformation, seek justice and bear witness to the good news of the Kingdom of God.
World Vision Sierra Leone (WVSL) provided emergency food aid to over 140,000 IDPs in BO town in addition to supporting agricultural recovery for over 6,400 farmers in safe areas in the Bo, Pujehun and Bonthe districts in the south and Kono district in the east.
World Vision’s operational areas are primarily Kono, Kenema and Kailahun districts in the eastern province and Bo, Bonthe and Pujehun districts in the southern province.
www.daco-sl.org /encyclopedia/4_part/4_4wv.htm   (535 words)

  
 NGO Monitor - Human Rights NGOs - Arab Israeli Conflict
World Vision claims to be “an independent private Christian organization and is not formally affiliated with any government, denomination, foundation or corporation.” According to its website, almost 80 percent of the organization’s funding comes from private sources, including individuals, corporations and foundations.
World Vision’s 2003 Annual Report states that $1.25 billion was raised in cash and goods for the organization’s work, of which $59.5 million was expended on humanitarian programs in the Middle East and Eastern Europe regions.
World Vision’s casual attitude towards Israeli security is demonstrated in a December 17, 2002 news article “Bethlehem has little to rejoice about at Christmas” which states: “Bethlehem's population of 120,000 is under collective punishment.
www.ngo-monitor.org /editions/v2n12/v2n12-1.htm   (741 words)

  
 World Vision Australia - Asia Tsunami Disaster - World Vision's Response
World Vision has moved on from its rapid emergency response, now the teams in each of the affected countries are focusing on longer term rehabilitation and reconstruction efforts.
World Vision arrived in Aceh within 48 hours of the crisis, began providing relief assistance to meet immediate needs of the affected population and mobilized a team to conduct rapid assessments in affected communities.
World Vision Australia has been touched by the generosity of the Australian public who have donated to the appeal, and many who have also offered to volunteer their services to help those affected overseas.
www.worldvision.com.au /appeals/tsunami   (1373 words)

  
 World Vision Taiwan
World Vision is a Christian relief, development and advocacy organization dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice.
Established in 1950 to care for orphans in Asia, World Vision has grown to embrace the larger issues of community development and advocacy for the poor in its mission to help children and their families build sustainable futures.
World Vision Taiwan over a period of more than thirty years developed a very strong cooperative relationship with the government of the Republic of China, with the basis of this relationship being laid in the 1970s.
www.worldvision.org.tw /en/index.htm   (546 words)

  
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The World Vision report said that massive displacement of northern Uganda residents, poverty, lack of health care and high incidence of rape were to blame for the high rates of HIV/AIDS infection.
World Vision called for appropriate HIV/AIDS control measures to be incorporated into government, UN and NGO programmes meant to alleviate the suffering of those affected by the conflict.
World Vision described the conflict as a "tragic struggle for power involving children who are used as pawns for military and political purposes.
www.irinnews.org /report.asp?ReportID=43392   (865 words)

  
 { World Vision Malaysia }   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
World Vision is a Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice.
World Vision helps the poor to help themselves, working with them to build sustainable futures for their children, families and communities through emergency relief, education, health care, economic development and promotion of justice.
World Vision Malaysia (WVM) began in 1997 as a Support Office with the aim of raising funds for and awareness of needy children and communities overseas.
www.worldvision.com.my /index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=13&Itemid=30   (158 words)

  
 World Vision Continued: United With Belial
World Vision US Links are stated as being, "links of interest to those conducting research on global relief and development efforts, as well as additional links related to World Vision ministry.
World Vision goes on to state: "With millions of votes, world leaders at the meeting will know how important children’s rights are to people around the globe, and to influence them to make the strongest possible commitment to creating a better world for children.
World Vision will be seeking to add momentum to the Global Movement through the launch of its own advocacy campaign this year, "Imagine a World where Children are Safe", to promote a safer world for children and an end to abuse, exploitation and violence against children.
www.seekgod.ca /worldvisioncont.htm   (2384 words)

  
 World Vision   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
World Vision Korea is an entity of World Vision International, an international Christian relief and development organization, working to promote the well being of people in 100 countries worldwide.
World Vision Korea will be delivering relief aid to hundreds of thousands people left homeless and in need with the donation made by Bae Yong Joon.
World Vision has been distributing cooked food, dry rations, kitchen utensils, clothing, medicines and water to about 153,000 beneficiaries in 796 welfare centers in Sri Lanka.
www.worldvision.or.kr /eng/our/our_asia.html   (270 words)

  
 World Vision's History & Mission
World Vision is a Christian relief and development organization dedicated to helping children and their communities worldwide reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty.
At this time World Vision was impressed with the growing need to work with entire communities to help achieve the transformation that brings hope to the lives of the children we are called to assist.
Once the pump is installed, World Vision trains community volunteers to become health promoters, who, in turn, teach their neighbors how to use fresh water for better health.
www.worldvision.org /worldvision/comms.nsf/stable/history?OpenDocument&ExpandSection=4   (989 words)

  
 World Vision - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
World Vision, founded in the United States in 1950, is an international Christian relief and development organization whose goal is "working for the well being of all people, especially children." Working on six continents, World Vision is one of the largest Christian relief and development organisations in the world with $1B budget (2005).
World Vision began caring for orphans and other children in need throughout Asia and then eventually in more than 90 countries, embracing larger issues of community development and advocacy for the poor as part of its basic mission to help children and their families build a sustainable future.
World Vision speaks out on issues such as child labor, debt relief for poor nations, and the use of children as combatants in armed conflict.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/World_Vision   (1376 words)

  
 Asia Pacific   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
World Vision has also actively supported other non-governmental organizations (NGO) to assist victims of the 1988 earthquake and the 1993 flooding.
World Vision International Nepal (WVIN) officially opened its office in Katmandu in 2001 as a to build and strengthen local NGOs through capacity building, resource mobilization and other related interventions.
As a new area of involvement World Vision is developing contact with the various government ministries, other NGOs and is supporting some importing and distributing gift-in-kind materials.
www.worldvision-asiapacific.org /country.asp?id=11   (152 words)

  
 World Vision International   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
World Vision United States is part of a global network of national offices collectively known as the World Vision Partnership.
World Vision is a Christian humanitarian relief and development agency working in nearly 100 countries worldwide.
Founded in 1950 to provide assistance to orphans in the aftermath of the Korean War, it has grown to be the largest child sponsorship agency and privately funded Christian NGO today.
www.ccih.org /orgprofiles/op-wvi.htm   (140 words)

  
 OAD - NGO - World Vision International Armenian Division
World Vision International is the largest privately funded Christian Relief and Development Organization working against poverty and injustice in over 104 countries around the world, sponsoring 1,8 million children annually.
For nearly 50 years, World Vision’s development programs have been focused primarily on children because they are the future owners of this world.
World Vision came to Armenia thirteen years ago providing emergency relief to the victims of the December 1988 earthquake.
www.armeniadiaspora.com /projects/noncom/worldvision/worldvision.html   (548 words)

  
 World Vision: A U.N. Global Vision
Landa L. Cope is the International Dean of the College of Communication in the University of the Nations, a ministry of Youth With A Mission.
World Vision United States states that "World Vision is an international Christian humanitarian organization serving the world's poor and displaced by providing programs that help save lives, bring hope, and restore dignity.
Bruce Wilkinson, was/is Vice-president of International Programs, World Vision U.S. Bruce Wilkinson is the founder of the charismatic Walk Thru the Bible ministry and wrote the Prayer of Jabez.
www.seekgod.ca /worldvision.htm   (1907 words)

  
 CRIN - Child Rights Information Network - Organisations - World Vision International - International Liaison Office
World Vision seeks to serve people who are poor worldwide, regardless of race, religion, or ethnic origin.
World Vision's mission is pursued through integrated, holistic commitment to: Transformational development that is sustainable and community-based, focused especially on the needs of children.
The World Vision Partnership World Vision functions as a partnership of interdependent national entities, which have their own boards or advisory councils to oversee their operations.
crin.org /organisations/viewOrg.asp?ID=1274&name=World+Vision+...&type=   (1475 words)

  
 IRAQ: World Vision Begins Relief Work in Mosul
World Vision yesterday (Monday) carried out its first programme response in Mosul, registering Iraqi families living in Saddam Hussein’s palace compound as homeless and entitled to emergency aid.
After registering for help he showed World Vision staff his new home, a cement blockhouse surrounded by a yard full of twisted pieces of metal — the detritus of war.
World Vision will now inform the IOM of numbers of displaced and where they are.
www.iraqfoundation.org /news/2003/emay/21_worldvision.html   (520 words)

  
 World Vision International in Vietnam - Bac Binh ADP   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
World Vision International in Vietnam - Bac Binh ADP
However these factors are hard for farmers to control, especially for women who borrow loans from World Vision to support their income generation activities.
World Vision’s Bac Binh ADP has received technical support from VCCI since June 2004.
www.worldvision.org.vn /index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=81&Itemid=121   (1079 words)

  
 One World Trust
World Vision International (WVI) is one of the largest Christian-based relief and development NGOs in the world.
While World Vision International lack an organisation-wide information disclosure policy, there is an explicitly commitment to transparency in their governing documents (the Covenant).
World Vision International ranks at the top of the assessed INGOs in complaint and response capabilities with a score of 58 percent.
www.oneworldtrust.org /?display=wvi   (1799 words)

  
 World Vision International in Vietnam - Welcome to World Vision Vietnam's website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
World Vision Vietnam is a non-profit Christian humanitarian organization, working through transformational development and emergency relief to improve the quality of life of people, especially children, who are marginalized and living in poverty.
Founded in 1950, World Vision currently works in about 100 countries around the world, assisting communities with programs and projects in health, HIV/AIDS, gender, education, agriculture, micro-enterprise development, disability, capacity building, and emergency relief and disaster mitigation.
As a child-focused organization, World Vision Vietnam's work focuses on children, ensuring they are protected and their basic needs are met.
www.worldvision.org.vn   (142 words)

  
 GlobalEmpowerment.org
In the latter half of 2006, World Vision engaged with the World Bank Annual Meetings in Singapore - presenting to the Meetings on social accountability and community participation in decision-making, and on the role of HIV and AIDS in the fight against poverty, and also taking part in the parallel civil society activities.
Meanwhile, World Vision has continued contributing to the UN Study on Violence Against Children, our Latin America and Caribbean team active in the Regional Secretariat and helping to publish the regional report (available in Spanish, click here).
World Vision calls upon all governments to address the problem of gender inequity, by providing a framework through which states can act, and citizens and development actors can help hold them accountable.
www.developmentstudies.org   (401 words)

  
 Overseas Performances   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Originally organized in 1960 by the World Vision's founder, Dr. Bob Pierce, to develop musical talent among orphans, the World Vision Children's Choir, also dubbed "Heavenly Voices", has performed over 3,000 times in Korea and overseas during its 41-year history.
World Vision Children's Choir is the alma mater of the world's top soprano singer such as Ms.
World Vision Korea Children’s Choir successfully hosted “2004 World Vision International Children’s Choir Festival” on July 19-24, 2004 in Korea.
www.worldvision.or.kr /eng/choir/choir_0.html   (263 words)

  
 World Vision International Home
All photos are the property of World Vision.
Inspired by our Christian values, World Vision is dedicated to working with the world’s most vulnerable people.
World Vision serves all people regardless of religion, race, ethnicity or gender.
www.wvi.org /wvi/home.htm   (87 words)

  
 Child-Rights.org - News
Dr Jayakumar Christian, National Director, World Vision India has called for a response to the plight of millions of children who are deprived of nutrition at an early age.
World Vision last week launched the summer school of “Interactive mathematics and communication” in the district of Quiquijana, one of the poorest rural areas of Cusco.
In the first national round table on education policy, organised by World Vision, 12 local and international NGOs recommended that Pakistani education improve instruction opportunities for girls if it is to respond to the nation’s changing needs....
www.child-rights.org   (893 words)

  
 World Vision International
World Vision will continue to monitor the attendance of mothers and children in the Posyandus, and the nutrition and health status of the children.
In Nias, World Vision distributed 820 thermoses to the local health ministry to be used for storage of the Polio vaccine.
World Vision is presently working in the areas of Brijganj, Chouldari, Namunagar, and Bamboo Flats.
www.commondreams.org /news2005/0913-06.htm   (2819 words)

  
 World Vision International : Child Rights Organisations : Child Rights Information and Documentation Centre
World Vision International is a Christian relief and development organisation working for the well being of all people, especially children.
Working on six continents, World Vision is one of the largest Christian relief and development organisations in the world.
World Vision is an international partnership of Christians whose mission is to follow our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ in working with the poor and oppressed to promote human transformation, seek justice and bear witness to the good news of the Kingdom of God.
www.cridoc.net /world_vision_international.php   (236 words)

  
 GuideStar - JustGive Search - WORLD VISION INTERNATIONAL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
World Vision is an international Christian humanitarian organization serving the world's poorest children and families.
World Vision is an international partnership of Christians whose mission is to serve the poor and oppressed through meeting their basic needs, promoting human transformation and seeking justice.
World Vision is one of the largest Christian humanitarian organization in the United States, with nearly one million donors and partners.
www.guidestar.org /pqShowGsReport.do?partner=justgive&ein=95-1922279   (940 words)

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