Foundational skills – the basics of literacy and numeracy – underpin the future of hundreds of millions of children around the world.
Trustees’ Week 2022
In Trustees’ Week, we take the opportunity to celebrate and thank our trustees for their invaluable contribution to our work. We spoke to Jo, our newest trustee focusing on her role helping World Villages for Children to make digital a priority.
Sports for Health and Learning
Exercise is an important part of the daily life of the children in our care at school. Running, athletics or playing team sports, keeps our children fit and healthy and builds strength.
World Food Day 2022
Our children and their families are just some of the millions of people around the world who are at risk of food insecurity and malnutrition, because they cannot afford healthy food.
International Day of the Girl Child 2022
Girls living in poverty face unprecedented challenges to their education and their physical and mental wellbeing.
Alumni from the Philippines
This summer we were delighted to meet Fretch & Ritche who are deeply thankful to the friends & supporters of WVC for their kindness in helping them through their education. They are committed to supporting the work of WVC to help future children in need.
Learning to end poverty
As the new school terms start around the world we reflect on the vital importance of providing quality learning to the poorest children in the world.
International Literacy Day 2022
At World Villages for Children we know that literacy is vital to the long term success of children all over the world, giving them the foundation they need to succeed.
Learning Poverty: The impact of Covid-19
The loss of learning for the poorest children has been one of the biggest burdens of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Equal access to Education
Access to education for the poorest children has never been harder. The Covid 19 pandemic has deprived the poorest children of the vital intervention that schooling provides.
This trustee’s week, we hear from one of our volunteer board members, Clare Bamberger, who shares her experiences.
Day for the eradication of poverty
Poverty was declining prior to 2020, across the world new data shows that we are further from eradicating poverty than we have ever been.