Stories

Badge of strength for Rohingya refugees

Badge of strength for Rohingya refugees

“To be called a refugee,” the saying has it, “is the opposite of an insult; it is a badge of strength.”...

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Jordan: Reaping the Benefits

Jordan: Reaping the Benefits

Jordan is one of the most water scarce countries in the world. That is a major problem for our partners, Help...

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Cool solution for power conservation

Cool solution for power conservation

Budget and power usage are always top of our minds around Crossroads Village. It’s not just because as a charity it’s...

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Drop Earrings, Not Bombs

Drop Earrings, Not Bombs

“They tried to bury us. They didn’t know we were seeds. We are growing.” Drop Earrings, Not Bombs The memory...

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A Taste of Inequality

A Taste of Inequality

140 students from Diocesan Girls’ School had a taste of inequality when they did our ‘Some, Tonnes, None’ simulation in 2018....

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Moldova: Supporting ‘orphaned’ children

Moldova: Supporting ‘orphaned’ children

Most kids in Moldova’s orphanages are not orphans, technically. Their parents, struggling with some of the lowest incomes in Europe, simply...

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Ethiopia: The Medical Challenge

Ethiopia: The Medical Challenge

In Ethiopia, people in remote regions may walk 150 kilometres to their nearest hospital. Local clinics also exist in some areas,...

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Caring for abused children in Vietnam

Caring for abused children in Vietnam

Many have read the unforgettable story of Christina Noble. She lived in dire poverty as a young child until, after her...

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Uganda: A special hug for children living with HIV

Uganda: A special hug for children living with HIV

NGO, ‘Rejoice’, in Chiang Mai, Thailand, is committed to supporting people of any ethnicity, religion or age who are living with...

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