Summer 2019 Issue 119

Syrian Refugees Crisis - Eight Years On!

[Words from CEO] It was raining in Amman, Jordan, with the temperature struggling at 5 degrees Celsius.

The Tide of Urbanisation

[Features] Back in the 1950s, only 30% of the global population lived in cities, a figure that skyrocketed to 55% in 2018.

100,000 Reasons to Sponsor

[Child Sponsorship] Four celebrities share with us why they have become child sponsors.

Cash for Work Programme Empowers Refugees

[World Watch] In the Rohingya refugees’ conservative Muslim culture, it is uncommon for women to work outside the home.

One Goal that Makes All the Difference

[World Watch] “I know how it feels to be discriminated against, I won’t do the same to others,” says 13-year-old Kompheak.

World Vision Hong Kong in Burundi (2018)

[Use of Funds] In 2018, World Vision Hong Kong contributed about HK$20.69 million to support 3 ADPs and 4 projects in Burundi......