The Global Goals for Sustainable Development

International Projects

World Vision Canada

  • Governance-Ecosystems-Livelihoods Program

    Fund: Development Fund | Country: Congo (DR), Mauritania, Rwanda, Tanzania | Amount: $110,000 | Funded in 2008/2009

    The GEL program has been initiated to build the capacity of the partners and communities World Vision works with in Africa in order to better design appropriate and effective community-based development initiatives. Through these community projects, the GEL program will support initiatives that positively impact household income, enhance community decision-making processes and address relevant environmental challenges.

  • Governance, Ecosystems and Livelihoods Project

    Fund: Development Fund | Country: Congo (DR) | Amount: $120,000 | Funded in 2009/2010

    The Governance, Ecosystems and Livelihoods project will provide coping strategies that will assist communities in withstanding ecosystem shocks, stresses, trends and seasonality. MCIC funds will be used for capacity building in household income/assets, local decision making processes and ecosystem health.

  • Primary Health Care in Conflict & Flood-Affected Communities,

    Fund: Development Fund | Country: Pakistan | Amount: $120,000 | Funded in 2010/2011

    In Primary Health Care in Conflict & Flood-Affected Communities, World Vision is aiming to improve access to and availability of health care services, safe water and sanitation for people in the post-conflict and flood-affected Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan. They will also deliver programs in community awareness and adoption of better health practices.

  • Supporting Systems to Achieve Improved Nutrition, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health

    Fund: Development Fund | Country: Tanzania | Amount: $120,000 | Funded in 2011/2012

    This project is Supporting Systems to Achieve Improved Nutrition, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health. It seeks to strengthen the health system and empower community members to take action to improve delivery and utilization of essential health and nutrition interventions for mothers and children.

  • Supporting Systems to Achieve Improved Nutrition, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

    Fund: Development Fund | Country: Tanzania | Amount: $120,000 | Funded in 2012/2013

    The Supporting Systems to Achieve Improved Nutrition, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health project seeks to strengthen the health system and empower community members to take joint action to improve delivery and utilization of essential health and nutrition interventions for children and pregnant women, building an enabling environment for health and enhancing the continuum of care between households and the health system.

  • Central Visayas Earthquake Emergency Response

    Fund: Relief and Rehabilitation Fund | Country: Philippines | Amount: $45000 | Funded in 2013-14

    430 families (approximately 2,150 people) will be provided with tents and household kits (sleeping mats, blankets, mosquito nets and bath towel), which is one of highest priorities of the affected families, in the town of Antequera, Bohol province where more than 70% of the houses were completely destroyed. Families are living in cramped, hastily built makeshift structures that do not proect them from the weather. The loss of their homes, severe damage to houses and the fear of landslides/earthquakes in their places of origin led people to stay in open areas using thin used tarps and other recoverable materials. This project will reduce the vulnerability of the beneficiary families and facilitate their transition to recovery.

  • Supporting Systems to Achieve Improved Nutrition, Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health

    Fund: Development Fund | Country: Tanzania | Amount: $120000 | Funded in 2013-14

    This project seeks to strengthen the health system and empower community members to deliver and use health and nutrition interventions for pregnant women and children, building an enabling environment that connects households and the health care system in two rural districts.

  • The Systems Approach to Improve and Sustain Food Security

    Fund: | Country: Mali, Sierra Leone, Ghana | Amount: $120,000 | Funded in 2014-15

    The program seeks to improve the food security status of people living in rural West African communities through encouraging the adoption of gender-equitable sustainable agricultural methods.