Stories from the World Vision Report

Series produced by World Vision Report

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Individual stories from the weekly World Vision Report.

Individual stories from the weekly World Vision Report.


148 Pieces

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Camels are critical in parts of Africa and the Middle East. If you want to buy one, they’re not cheap and haggling over the price is a long establ...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2010
  • Length: 02:24
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We all know how easy it is to take for granted those things we’ve grown up around. But imagine growing up in the midst of historical monuments 700...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2010
  • Length: 05:09
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Experts say the capitol of Yemen quickly running out of water. It might sound crazy, but the water crisis in Sana’a is due in large part to its un...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2010
  • Length: 06:01
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Shanghai is host to the World Expo this summer, but it’s another exhibit in town that’s stealing the show. It’s a display of robots made from scra...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2010
  • Length: 04:20
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It’s monsoon season now in Nepal and that means few tourists. Street vendors in the capital of Kathmandu are accustomed to the slowdown in sales. ...

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: Jul 30, 2010
  • Length: 03:12
  • Purchases: 1
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When we travel to a foreign country, we often bring our assumptions with us. That’s what reporter Jina Moore did during a trip to the capitol of t...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2010
  • Length: 02:36
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Arizona’s new immigration law has focused attention on immigration once again. Since debate on the controversial law began, there have been report...

  • Added: Aug 06, 2010
  • Length: 05:31
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In Sudan, 20-years of civil war between the Arab Muslim north and the Christian African south has left two million dead. Both sides used child sol...

  • Added: Aug 06, 2010
  • Length: 05:35
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One laptop per child. That’s the goal of a non-profit group working to put laptops into the hands of kids all across the developing world. The id...

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  • Added: Aug 06, 2010
  • Length: 04:08
  • Purchases: 1
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Back when the Nepali village of Kaskikot didn’t have any technology except the radio, a young farm boy started wondering about how machines work. ...

  • Added: Aug 06, 2010
  • Length: 03:05
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The Merasi are a group of Untouchables, the lowest caste in India. They've been singing and playing music for higher caste patrons for the past 2,...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, Troy Public Radio, KUT, KUOW, and WBEZ


  • Added: Aug 06, 2010
  • Length: 06:01
  • Purchases: 5
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In Panama, a descendant of African slaves is fighting to keep her culture alive. Marlon Bishop brings us this story of the Congo Princess.

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  • Added: Aug 27, 2010
  • Length: 05:48
  • Purchases: 1
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In India, a new law could affect the lives of millions of children. The Right to Education act guarantees a free education to every child in India ...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2010
  • Length: 05:30
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Laotian cuisine is not as popular IN THE U.S. as that of its neighbours, Vietnam and Thailand, but its every bit as sophisticated. It’s full of exo...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2010
  • Length: 03:04
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Colombia has been making progress in its battle against drug trafficking. Just last week govt officials arrested a major drug dealer accused of se...

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  • Added: Aug 27, 2010
  • Length: 05:23
  • Purchases: 1
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If you can’t read or write, how can you sign important documents or cash your paycheck? In Afghanistan, you get a signet ring. Engravers carve r...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2010
  • Length: 02:57
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There are about 7,000 languages in the world – and half of them are expected to disappear by the end of this century. One language on the verge of ...

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  • Added: Aug 27, 2010
  • Length: 03:02
  • Purchases: 1
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Kids around the US are wrapping up summer vacations and heading back to school. But children in other parts of the world don’t always have that opp...

  • Added: Sep 03, 2010
  • Length: 02:12
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Sometimes the biggest barrier to educating children is finding a school to go to There just aren’t enough schools for everyone who needs one. That...

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  • Added: Sep 03, 2010
  • Length: 05:21
  • Purchases: 1
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There’s lots of talk these days about the economy and the trade deficit appears to be part of the problem. You can see why: you just have to check ...

  • Added: Sep 03, 2010
  • Length: 03:45