A glimpse into the life of your sponsored child's community
Weather in Dendele
2013Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors, World Vision was able to work alongside communities to accomplish the following in 2013.
- Partnered with veterinarians to educate households on animal disease control in order to help their livestock survive and increase their family income.
Food and Agriculture
- Repaired an irrigation system that had been damaged by floods in order to help farmers adequately water their crops again.
- Trained 300 community members on HIV and AIDS prevention, and provided care for orphans whose parents died from the disease.
- Coordinated with the ministry of health to immunize over 2,000 children against early childhood diseases.
- Educated new mothers on how to reduce the incidence of preventable childhood diseases in children under age five.
- Constructed a new classroom and provided desks, tables, and chairs to improve education for children in the community.