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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While other parts of the Arab world are in turmoil now, Egypt celebrates a new beginning. But many Egyptians remain out of work – especially in th...

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  • Added: Feb 18, 2011
  • Length: 04:13
  • Purchases: 2
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Egypt’s neighbor, Israel, is also facing protests about the rising price of bread, water, and gas. The labor movement is planning strikes and prot...

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  • Added: Feb 18, 2011
  • Length: 07:13
  • Purchases: 1
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In Colombia, drug-trafficking paramilitary groups terrorized the country for many years. The violence displaced more than 3.5 million people. Then...

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  • Added: Feb 11, 2011
  • Length: 08:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Grant Fuller tours a Cacao Farm.

  • Added: Feb 11, 2011
  • Length: 05:23
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There are plenty of hungry passengers on El Chepe. That’s the train that takes tourists through the breathtaking scenery of the Copper Canyon in n...

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  • Added: Feb 11, 2011
  • Length: 03:51
  • Purchases: 1
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An aging president who’s been in power for decades, high unemployment, and growing discontent -- it sounds familiar. But this time we’re talking a...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2011
  • Length: 06:19
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The Marxist rebel group called the FARC has been waging a deadly war against the Colombian government for more than 40 years. But in the last eight...

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  • Added: Feb 04, 2011
  • Length: 07:10
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In Mexico, folk music does more than just entertain. It’s a kind of oral history – a way to preserve and pass on stories about life and communitie...

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  • Added: Feb 04, 2011
  • Length: 06:21
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Maricel Apatan is kept pretty busy this time of year. She’s a chef in training at a five star hotel in the Philippines. Working in the kitchen th...

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  • Added: Feb 04, 2011
  • Length: 04:59
  • Purchases: 1
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There’s a lot of action on the court. Basketball players move fast from one side of the court to the other. They dive for the ball, knock opponent...

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  • Added: Jan 28, 2011
  • Length: 03:46
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When it gets so dry and hot that even the camels are too weak to stand up, herders start to worry. That’s how it is in northeast Kenya, where rain ...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2011
  • Length: 05:27
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The Ivory Coast on the West coast of Africa is a country split down the middle. In November, President Laurent Gbagbo lost the election to his riv...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2011
  • Length: 05:37
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In northwest Mexico, the indigenous Tarahumara people are famous for their long-distance running ability, developed over thousands of years of remo...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2011
  • Length: 04:25
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Freezing cold weather has kept many of us indoors these last few weeks. But for the brave few who venture out, the rewards can be sweet. In big c...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2011
  • Length: 03:05
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In southern Sudan, the vote for independence is over. Early results from last week’s referendum show people voted overwhelmingly in favor of seces...

  • Added: Jan 21, 2011
  • Length: 03:28
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In South Africa, a new bill working its way through Parliament could have major consequences for singers, story-tellers -- in fact -- artists of al...

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  • Added: Jan 21, 2011
  • Length: 05:55
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Detroit’s image is pretty tarnished these days. Car factories are closed. Unemployment is through the roof -- as high as 50% according to some offi...

Bought by Georgia Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Jan 21, 2011
  • Length: 07:11
  • Purchases: 1
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It was a year ago that the earthquake struck Haiti. A couple of months ago it was almost hit by a hurricane. And right now, Haitians are dealing ...

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  • Added: Jan 14, 2011
  • Length: 04:22
  • Purchases: 1
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The Lebanese government is in disarray after eleven members resigned a few days ago. The political crisis raises fears of new conflict in the regi...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2011
  • Length: 05:04
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The people of Sudan have to wait until February to hear the official results of the referendum. Many in the south believe they have a bright, prosp...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2011
  • Length: 06:32