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Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 01:58 by

By Angelo Mathuch, Faith and Development Coordinator, World Vision South Sudan

I have experienced and seen so much evil at an early age but I choose to focus on the good. I have been hurt but I am not destroyed.

Just like the Joseph’s story in the Bible, I have been through the crucible so my life can show the hand of God. With the horrifying journey that I have been through, in the...

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Monday, June 18, 2018 - 06:10 by Amanda Cupido

By Meghla,18, Young Leader from Bangladesh

I am Meghla from Bangladesh. I am a member of the Child & Youth Forum of World Vision Bangladesh. I am very committed to advocating for an end to child marriage, particularly for the girls who are the victims of child marriage in my community.

In the area where I live, we conducted child-led research and found that 40 per cent of girls aged between 10 and 16 years old who get married before they are 18. This...

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 07:15 by Amanda Cupido

By Benjamin, 14, Young Leader from Chile

My name is Benjamin, I am 14 years old and from Chile. I would like talking about bullying, which is a form of violence that we experience a lot in my school.

First, I want to ask you to close your eyes and remember the time when you were in school. Remember if you were a bully or, you saw bulling or you were a victim of bullying. Think how you felt at that...

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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:44 by Amanda Cupido

Children have the right to live without violence and are leading a global movement to share their stories and solutions. It takes a world to listen.

"Many parents and adults are convinced that without using physical force it is...

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Friday, May 25, 2018 - 07:48 by

We join with others around the world in prayer for:

·       A world free from violence against children, where every child can play, go to school, be healthy, make friends, feel empowered and have their voice heard.  A world where children feel loved and are safe from harm.

·       Support for children who...

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 04:46 by Alexandre Gassama

Hi there. My name is Fatou. I’m 17 and I’ve just received my A levels!! I live in a place called Mabo, in the region of Birkelane in the western part of Senegal. My Mum is at home with my two sisters, one brother and myself and my Dad works in Dakar.

Thanks to one of my teachers in school, M. Senghor, I have been working with and supporting World Vision for about 4 years now. I am a peer educator in their child protection programme and also am lucky enough to be one of...

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Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 03:58 by Amanda Cupido

By Elena Gaia
World Vision Senior Advisor - Policy & Partnerships - Violence Against Children

We hear a lot of excuses to justify child labour.

“The economy in some countries would crash if children weren’t working.”

“Children are learning skills that will help them when they’re older.”

“When I was young, I spent time helping with my...

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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 11:35 by Amanda Cupido

The Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children brought together 15 child delegates from seven different countries from Oct 19 to 20. Here's the story, as featured on our Instagram account.

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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 14:32 by Amanda Cupido

By Amanda Cupido

It’s the classic “chicken or the egg” dilemma. What comes first: a job, so you can get experience? Or experience, so you can get a job? The average millennial knows this quandary all too well. 

According to No Lost Generation research, it’s also a concern for...

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 06:48 by Amanda Cupido

By Irene Koernia Arifajar, World Vision Indonesia

Equipping local leaders

“We protect our children and educate our people about child protection. The last man we found abusing our children has been sent to jail for 15 years,” said Yarib Babis, the leader of the child protection committee of Kelle community in Indonesia.

Kelle is just one example of villages in Indonesia that have become increasingly aware of child protection thanks...

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