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Our Global Impact

Through World Vision's work, every 60 seconds... a family gets water... a hungry child is fed... a family receives the tools to overcome poverty

3 Million

People gained access to clean water

3.2 Million

Children registered in child sponsorship programme

30.1 Million

Assisted through 72 emergency responses

7.9 Million

People received food support

1.35 Million

Jobs created through loans

40,000+

Farmers learned improved farming methods

100,000+

Learned how to discipline without violence

248,941

Local books distributed

131,661

Faith leaders mobilised

Definition of Impact

As a Christian, child-focused, community-empowering global Partnership, World Vision defines impact as: "changes that we contribute to in the well-being of children – especially the most vulnerable – and their communities".

Evidence Priorities

 

Our Global Impact

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TACKLING CAUSES OF POVERTY

Together we've impacted the lives of over 200 million vulnerable children by tackling the root causes of poverty.

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HEALTH

Over the last ten years, 89% of the severely malnourished children we treated made a full recovery.

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CLEAN WATER

World Vision is reaching a new person with clean water every 10 seconds and reaches three more schools every day with clean water.

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TRANSFORMED COMMUNITIES

Because of our community focused solutions, for every child you help, four more benefit, too.

The Impact of Child Sponsorship

From a child growing up in poverty, to a professional giving back to the community that supported him. See the impact that World Vision Child Sponsorship had on Leonardo, his family and his community.

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See our latest Annual Report

2021

Impact Stories

Cooked meals feed joy

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The double punch of malnutrition and COVID-19

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Better sanitation and hygiene bring new beginnings

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Jolly "Unlocks" her book smarts

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When a child is given a chance: Former sponsored child now a Harvard graduate

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From Farming Frustration to International Success Story

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