World Vision India
World Vision India is a Christian humanitarian organization working to create lasting change in the lives of children, families and communities living in poverty and injustice. World Vision serves all people regardless of religion, caste, race, ethnicity or gender. Spread across 174 locations in India, World Vision works through long-term sustainable community development programmes and immediate disaster relief assistance.
Focus on Children: All development work we carry out is focused on building the community around children so that they have the opportunity to reach for a better future.
Grass root Based: World Vision’s relief and development is community based. Our staff live with the communities at the grass roots, living with them, learning from them and working along with them to find solutions to issues of poverty.
Partnering for Change: We partner with the people in their development, work with the Government and civil society to usher in a better and brighter future for India.
World Vision has responded to every major disaster in India in the last few decades including the 2004 tsunami , Kashmir earthquake and the recurring flood situations in various states every year, most recently in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. World Vision India is also member of the Planning Commission working group on women and child development and the NGO steering committee of the National Disaster Management Authority. World Vision is also a member of the International Partnership of World Vision International, which works in almost 89 countries. World Vision International has consultative Status with UN-ECOSOC (Economic and Social Council) as well as official relations with key UN agencies, including UNICEF, WHO, UNHCR and ILO.
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