Fragility refers to more than poverty or violence. It refers to a country’s ability to deal with strains, and fragility factors are often compounded.
Say NO to the attempt to stop life-saving funds
The U.S. foreign aid budget is often under threat, but this tactic would cancel funds Congress already approved, leaving life-saving programs in the lurch.
What is the G7?
In August, world leaders will gather for the annual G7 summit. But what IS the G7 summit, and how does it affect the children in extreme poverty?
Chicks and ducks give families a new start
Raising chicks and ducks in Bangladesh is helping families lift themselves out of poverty by creating a new source of income — boosting the whole community!
How U.S. foreign assistance transformed Fatema’s life
The Nobo Jatra program in Bangladesh has helped Fatema and her family thrive through nutrition training, improved sanitation, and a plan for when disaster strikes.
Why bed nets matter in the global fight against malaria
Thandizo’s mother worried her children wouldn’t be able to grow strong because of constant malaria attacks. But with simple interventions from World Vision and the Global Fund, Thandizo’s family is healthier than ever!