We celebrate the 25th anniversary of the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) on November 20. To get ready, we will be sharing infographics and articles from World Vision experts that explore different aspects of the Convention and child rights.
When the 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti on January 12, 2010, approximately 220,000 people lost their lives, and millions lost their homes. With more than 800 local staff, 30 years of experience in Haiti, and disaster-relief supplies already in place, World Vision was able to provide help quickly. Over the last five years, the focus has shifted to reconstruction and long-term development.
This video and infographic share how World Vision has helped families find permanent housing, enabled more children to go to school, improved access to healthcare, and expanded economic growth.