This year’s Spring Charity Barefoot Walk for Children was successfully held on 4 February. Over 1,600 people joined the Walk at The Clearwater Bay Golf & Country Club and raised around HK$1million to support children in South Sudan!
Thank you for your participation! Our gratitude also goes to our partner The Clearwater Bay Golf & Country Club, event ambassadors Tsui Wing and his family, supporting media and groups, sponsors and volunteers!
South Sudan has been suffering from a ruthless conflict since 2013. A total of 1 million people have fled to neighbouring countries and 1.6 million others are displaced inside South Sudan. More than half of those affected are children.Some of the war-ravaged children shared what peace means to them:
World Vision has been providing humanitarian assistance to the displaced in South Sudan. In 2015, our work reached
1.3 million people, of which over 630,000 are children. However, renewed violence in July 2016 and food insecurity continue to add challenges to the already-torn children and families of South Sudan.
can build a block of latrine in a temporary settlement
can train 12 caregivers to prepare nutritious meals for malnourished children
can support 12 households to purchase assorted vegetable seeds
Mothers and caregivers learn to cook nutritious meal with local ingredients for their children.
A baby receive growth monitoring at health centre to make sure she is growing healthily.
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