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Posts : February, 2013

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“The future is bright” – Australian aid in the Solomon Islands
26th Feb, 13 | Posted by Dom McInerney
“The future is bright” – Australian aid in the Solomon Islands

Meet Cain and Louise from the Solomon Islands. They received small business training funded by Australia's overseas aid program, and they're a perfect example of why good aid works.

Faith, poverty and pasta – an unlikely combination
22nd Feb, 13 | Posted by Nils Von Kalm
Faith, poverty and pasta – an unlikely combination

How does World Vision, as a Christian organisation, work with people of other cultural and religious beliefs?

Chocolate just got a little sweeter
19th Feb, 13 | Posted by Ruth Dearnley
Chocolate just got a little sweeter

We received some sweet news this morning. As of today, all of the chocolate confectionery products that Nestle sell in Australia will be made using ethically-sourced cocoa. World Vision's Ruth Dearnley wants to thank you, the consumers, for making it happen.

Remember your first day of school?
15th Feb, 13 | Posted by Lisa Hodson
Remember your first day of school?

It was my daughter Daisy’s first day of Prep recently. There was such a build-up to the big day, like we were preparing for a birthday. Family, friends and strangers all asked her how “excited” she was, and then checked my face for tears.

The places we work: Mongolia
14th Feb, 13 | Posted by World Vision
The places we work: Mongolia

Each week, World Vision’s Instagram account takes you to a different corner of the world where we work. This week - Mongolia!

Lent like it could change the world
13th Feb, 13 | Posted by Jarrod McKenna
Lent like it could change the world

Lent is not those fluffy fibres you might find in your navel if your hygiene has been a bit lax. That’s lint. Lent is the season in the lead up to Easter. Compared to Christmas’ advent season, Easter’s Lent season doesn’t  get much of a look in. I think might...