Where We Work


World Orphans has 56 projects in 12 countries.

World Orphans carefully selects key strategic cities, ‘gateway cities,’ for deeper targeting and involvement. These cities have high populations of orphaned and abandoned children.

 

Cambodia

553,000 orphans
Factors: Sex trafficking, Poverty

 

China

576,000 orphans
Factors: One Child Law

 

Ethiopia

6,000,000 orphans
Factors: AIDS, Child labor

 

Guatemala

370,000 orphans
Factors: Poverty

 

Haiti

750,000 orphans
Factors: Poverty, 2010 Earthquake, Child slavery

 

India

20,000,000 orphans
Factors: AIDS, Child labor, Prostitution, Malnutrition


 

Iraq

5,000,000 orphans
Factors: War, Violence


 

Kenya

2,500,000 orphans
Factors: AIDS, Malaria

 

Nicaragua

15,000 street children
Factors: Neglect, Malnutrition, Poverty

 
 

Rwanda

1,000,000 orphans
Factors: Genocide, AIDS, Poverty

Uganda

2,500,000 orphans
Factors: AIDS

 

South Africa

3,900,000 orphans
Factors: AIDS