Canada's World Vision has raised almost $5 million by the generosity of Canadians. Nearly 28,000 Canadians have pledged to World Vision's Pakistan flood response, helping the aid agency reach $4.9 million dollars in donations.
Until families and community care is a priority children will die at needless levels says a World Vision report launched today. Every year more than 8 million children under the age of five and 350,000 mothers die have preventable causes.
World Vision Somalia was demanded by Al Shabaab to close operations in Somalia today. World Vision guards were disarmed and removed of their keys. Al Shabaab reps are now in the offices. Nothing has been removed from the offices.