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Posts : April, 2013

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From Sydney to the hills of Ethiopia – meeting my sponsored child
30th Apr, 13 | Posted by Lucy Perry
From Sydney to the hills of Ethiopia – meeting my sponsored child

Lucy Perry, CEO of Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia (Australia), recalls meeting her sponsored child Derartu in Ethiopia.

My job responding to emergencies
17th Apr, 13 | Posted by Admir Bajrami
My job responding to emergencies

It always starts with a phone call. Next thing I knew I was on a plane to the Solomon Islands, where an earthquake and tsunami had struck.

Tim Costello: Breaking the chains of child prostitution
16th Apr, 13 | Posted by Tim Costello
Tim Costello: Breaking the chains of child prostitution

Not long ago the ABC featured an investigative piece on child prostitution in Surabaya, Indonesia. Having recently travelled to Surabaya, the piece resonated with me and my own experiences of this heartbreaking issue.

Win tickets to see Guy Sebastian!
16th Apr, 13 | Posted by World Vision
Win tickets to see Guy Sebastian!

We're so happy to have Guy and Jules Sebastian as World Vision Ambassadors. They're proud child sponsors and great supporters of our work. Here's your chance to win tickets to see Guy live in concert!

After 9 years of treasured letters, we got to meet our sponsor child
11th Apr, 13 | Posted by Nils Von Kalm
After 9 years of treasured letters, we got to meet our sponsor child

My wife Nell and I have been sponsoring Phuong in Vietnam since 2004. It's been such a wonderful journey watching him grow into a bright and healthy young man. We've loved receiving his letters and drawings over the past 9 years, so we were pretty excited when we got...

Mali: When drought and conflict collide
4th Apr, 13 | Posted by Erin Joyce
Mali: When drought and conflict collide

Up until recently, Mali was seen as a beacon of stability and peace in a very volatile region. Sadly, things have changed. World Vision's Erin Joyce was in Mali after the latest conflict began last year, and she saw a country change before her eyes.