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#NoMoreLimits: delivering sustainable menstrual hygiene solutions for women and girls
28th May, 18 | Posted by Gabrielle Bourke
#NoMoreLimits: delivering sustainable menstrual hygiene solutions for women and girls

  Today we’re celebrating Menstrual Hygiene Day – a day dedicated to raising awareness around the vital role that menstrual hygiene management (MHM) plays in empowering women and adolescent girls around the world. The vision behind MH Day is a world in which every woman and girl is able...

The Life-Saving Impact of Clean Birthing Kits
11th May, 18 | Posted by Gabrielle Bourke
The Life-Saving Impact of Clean Birthing Kits

In the lead-up to Mother’s Day, we’re celebrating the generosity and commitment of our partners to protect the health of mothers and newborns around the world. Since 2015, World Vision Australia has partnered with Birthing Kit Foundation Australia to support a clean birthing environment in vulnerable communities. Since our...

Unlocking literacy and opportunity around the world
24th Apr, 18 | Posted by Gabrielle Bourke
Unlocking literacy and opportunity around the world

World Vision began working in Chihota in 2011, when school enrolment was below 80 percent and an average of 10 children shared one textbook. Education was one of three program areas identified by the Chihotan community as a priority focus for work with World Vision until 2026.

Writing a brighter future in Burundi
23rd Apr, 18 | Posted by Gabrielle Bourke
Writing a brighter future in Burundi

Jonathan Ndereyimana, the English teacher, smiles and says, “I am so grateful for these books. These books are helping my students to read and move forward in understanding English words.” The experience of students in north-eastern Burundi is echoed in countries around the world, where Cengage resources have...

Turning on the tap to clean water in rural Zambia.
19th Mar, 18 | Posted by Gabrielle Bourke
Turning on the tap to clean water in rural Zambia.

The installation of water tanks and availability of clean water in Zambia is contributing to transformative change in health, water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) and livelihoods. Children now have access to safe water for drinking, families are learning to improve sanitation and hygiene practices, and farmers are able to...

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...