World Vision Report - Weekly One Hour

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The World Vision report is a weekly radio program that captures the human drama behind global issues and events. Hosted by Peggy Wehmeyer, former ABC World News Tonight correspondent, the World Vision Report can be heard online and on hundreds of radio stations.

The World Vision report is a weekly radio program that captures the human drama behind global issues and events. Hosted by Peggy Wehmeyer, former ABC World News Tonight correspondent, the World Vision Report can be heard online and on hundreds of radio stations.


117 Pieces

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A series of wars and conflicts has left an estimated one-and-a-half million unexploded bombs and landmines scattered all across Lebanon. Efforts t...

  • Added: Dec 18, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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Climatologists and politicians are working feverishly this week in Copenhagen to hammer out an agreement on what to do about global warming. You ca...

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  • Added: Dec 10, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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Finally, there is some good news to report about AIDS. The number of new HIV infections around the world has dropped. What’s causing it? You’ll...

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  • Added: Dec 04, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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When Dr. Beat Richner wants to raise money to help children’s hospitals in Cambodia, he whips out his cello. He performs concerts for tourists who...

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  • Added: Nov 23, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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Outside the port city of Calais, French police recently knocked down an encampment where more than a thousand illegal migrants lived while waiting ...

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  • Added: Nov 20, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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As diplomats work on peace in the Middle East, the West Bank town of Nablus is humming. This week the World Vision Report talks to shopkeepers and...

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  • Added: Nov 13, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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Thousands of people come to the U.S. each year to escape torture, persecution, or even death in their homeland. But getting U.S. immigration offic...

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  • Added: Nov 06, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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The world marked another dubious milestone this week. According the U.N. World Food Program there are now more than a billion people in the world ...

  • Added: Oct 29, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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Violence is an everyday commodity in Pakistan these days. Taliban attacks have killed more than 180 people. The army countered with a ground assa...

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  • Added: Oct 23, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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When bombs go off in Iraq, some of the fallout lands in Amman, Jordan. That’s where young victims of war go for physical and psychological healing...

  • Added: Oct 16, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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More than 250-thousand Americans lost their jobs last month, but unemployment for ultra-orthodox Jews in Israel is a way of life. They spend their...

  • Added: Oct 09, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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In remote regions of China, educational opportunities are limited. That’s because most of the qualified teachers leave for more lucrative teachin...

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  • Added: Sep 25, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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In Ghana, some women go to great lengths to change their dark skin to a lighter shade. But bleaching and the use of strong chemicals can be very d...

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  • Added: Sep 16, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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Kenya is a country in crisis. There’s been no consistent rainfall there in a year. Crops are shriveling. Rivers are down to a trickle. This w...

  • Added: Sep 11, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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Domestic violence knows no boundaries. It cuts across all economic and ethnic lines and leaves scars. This week the World Vision Report takes you...

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  • Added: Sep 04, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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The economy in Japan has improved slightly in recent months, but the country is still reeling from the global economic crisis. Many Japanese don’t ...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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More money is spent every year on baldness than on fighting malaria. Baldness can be ugly, but malaria kills more than a million people a year. It...

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  • Added: Aug 20, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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The world is a dangerous place at times. In Colombia, step in the wrong place and you get blown up. Landmines used by rebels in Colombia’s long ...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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Nigeria is rich with oil, but its people are mired in poverty. Much of the country’s wealth has been lost to corruption. But the government is no...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25
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In the capital of Liberia there’s a building everyone calls “the Titanic.” It’s the local hangout for former fighters in the country’s civil war t...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2009
  • Length: 01:50:25