World Vision Report - Weekly Half Hour

Series produced by World Vision Report

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The Global News Partnership (formerly World Vision Report) produces this news magazine that captures the human stories behind global issues, taking listeners into the lives of ordinary people in the developing world.

The Global News Partnership (formerly World Vision Report) produces this news magazine that captures the human stories behind global issues, taking listeners into the lives of ordinary people in the developing world.


109 Pieces

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Summer tourism with a twist is the theme this week on the World Vision Report. In Nepal, we follow a street vendor who sells an exotic musical ins...

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  • Added: Jun 30, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Violence against women is commonplace in Afghanistan. It takes all forms: domestic abuse, forced marriage, rape, even honor killings. This week, w...

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  • Added: Jun 23, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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(To air the week of June 18,2011) According the U.N. World Food Program there are now more than a billion people in the world who are in urgent n...

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  • Added: Jun 14, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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(To air the week of June 11, 2011). An orphanage in Afghanistan for descendants of Genghis Khan… …teenage refugees sing peace but get death threats...

Bought by 88.5 JAZZ FM Erie's Jazz Station


  • Added: Jun 09, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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On this week’s show we look at efforts to contain the Mafia in Sicily. We also explore who makes the big money off of coffee, and how coffee growi...

Bought by Marfa Public Radio, 88.5 JAZZ FM Erie's Jazz Station, and WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Jun 03, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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If you get sick in southern Sudan, your chances of dying escalate. Health care is a rare thing in that part of the world. This week, we talk wit...

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  • Added: May 26, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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Okay, you're on the road in Pakistan and your car breaks down. You pull into the nearest auto garage and an eight-year old kid comes out to look u...

  • Added: May 19, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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Many families in Africa go without medical care or prescriptions because they don’t have the money. Now residents of Senegal can purchase micro-in...

  • Added: May 12, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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Spend a half-hour in Mexico this week without ever leaving home. It's all on The World Vision Report. From immigration issues to a plate full of ta...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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When Africans want to escape political persecution, they often come seeking asylum in the U.S. But getting here often involves being smuggled from...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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Crank up your ipod. We’re going on a musical journey around the world on this week’s edition of the World Vision Report. In Iran, Isla...

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  • Added: Apr 21, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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The tiger of free enterprise is now loose in Cuba. The socialist government there now allows private citizens to own small businesses. Despite heav...

  • Added: Apr 15, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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An "emergency law" put in place 30-years ago in Egypt is still in place and it's believed thousands of political prisoners, bloggers, and other act...

  • Added: Apr 08, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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This week the World Vision Report focuses on those little events in life that often times matter most to people. For instance, professional photog...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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Modern communications is changing the world of journalism. So-called “citizen journalists” have kept the world informed on the revolutions spreadi...

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  • Added: Mar 25, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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Officials in Haiti may want to visit Mexico and how it’s rebuilding cities wiped out by disaster. This week the World Vision Report visits a brand ...

  • Added: Mar 16, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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Officials in Haiti may want to visit Mexico and how it's rebuilding cities wiped out by disaster. This week the World Vision Report visits a brand ...

  • Added: Mar 16, 2011
  • Length: 01:50:25
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Young men in eastern Libya say they’d rather risk their lives trying to toss Muammar Gaddafi from power than to live a life of poverty under Gaddaf...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Mar 11, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The fires of reform continue to burn across North Africa and the Middle East as more countries face demands for democracy. But what about sub-Saha...

  • Added: Mar 04, 2011
  • Length: 28:00
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The fires of revolution continue to spread across North Africa. First Tunisia, then Egypt, and now Libya deals with demands from its people for ch...

  • Added: Feb 25, 2011
  • Length: 28:00