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Posts : December, 2017

World Vision
Shine a light for Syrian refugees.
21st Dec, 17 | Posted by Donna Shepherd
Shine a light for Syrian refugees.

Chair of World Vision International Donna Shepherd travelled with CEO and President Kevin Jenkins to Jordan and Lebanon in November 2017 to shine a light on the ongoing plight of Syrian refugees as we head towards Christmas and the seventh cold winter since the war began. Here, she reflects...

Remembering the world’s forgotten conflict on Human Right’s Day.
10th Dec, 17 | Posted by Pauline
Remembering the world’s forgotten conflict on Human Right’s Day.

I’m 15 and my sister Misenga is ten, and can only walk short distances at a time. We followed men pushing their bicycles on the road to Kananga to try and find our grandmother. We slept hidden in the bush to keep safe. we arrived at our grandmother’s house,...

Australian volunteers empower children with disabilities around the world.
1st Dec, 17 | Posted by Gabrielle Bourke
Australian volunteers empower children with disabilities around the world.

A world away, a team of Australian volunteers gather in a warehouse in the heart of suburban Perth, Western Australia. The volunteers are about to begin another day of work with Wheelchairs for Kids – an organisation whose mission is to manufacture and distribute wheelchairs to children in the...