The pandemic has shown us why we need to strengthen efforts to end violence against children. We’ve made some progress in Congress; here’s our next step.
There’s been no shortage of gray days recently, but we know God is faithful. We’ll continue to seek justice — and celebrate when we see progress!
Women and girls face greater risk of violence during emergencies as harmful social norms intensify and women are further marginalized.
In April, the Ending Violence Against Children Taskforce released policy recommendations for governments to keep children safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“I am here to show my determination to work together in ending child marriage and all forms of violence against girls.”
In July, the World Vision volunteer advocacy team gathered support for the Ending Violence Against Children Resolution and Keeping Girls in School Act.
Children being held at the U.S. border already face difficult conditions, and the decision to cut education, recreation, and legal services will make conditions worse. World Vision is working to protect the well-being of all God’s children.