Britt Hamilton
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Britt Hamilton helps to lift up the voices of children, families and communities through her work as a communications officer for World Vision Canada. Her career in the humanitarian sector started with a CIDA internship that took her to Pakistan to film a documentary about a family dealing with their daughter’s desire for a “love marriage”. Upon joining World Vision, she worked in emergency communications, helping media cover the agency’s response to natural disasters such as earthquakes in Haiti and Chile, floods in Pakistan and droughts in Africa. More recently she has been working on the advocacy side, striving to influence Canadian policy by promoting World Vision’s work in the areas of maternal, newborn and child health, food security, child protection, and aid effectiveness in fragile states.

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Is Your Kid a 'Positive Deviant' When it Comes to Food?

(0) Comments | Posted October 15, 2013 | 10:17 AM

On World Food Day, Oct. 16, mothers around the world will share recipes and advice for raising healthy children. In some countries, these recipe swaps can mean the difference between life and death.

The children World Vision's Britt Hamilton met...

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What Can You Do to Help on World Pneumonia Day?

(0) Comments | Posted November 12, 2012 | 10:04 AM

World Pneumonia Day is Monday, November 12. World Vision takes a look at the illness that claims the lives of more young children each year than any other -- and shares what you can do help.

Baby Esther's mother grabbed her, shouting to the other children to follow. Bullets flew...

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