Stories

Changing Futures in Romanina

Changing Futures in Romanina

Many of us remember the Romania of the 90’s: where photos of orphans haunted us as they sat in heartbreaking need...

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How a Little Town Withstood a Giant Disaster

How a Little Town Withstood a Giant Disaster

Filipinos are used to typhoons but nothing could prepare them for the massive toll taken by Typhoon Haiyan/ Yolanda. The deadly...

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Northern Uganda: The War No One Spoke Of

Northern Uganda: The War No One Spoke Of

At the time, it was the war no one spoke of. The United Nations described it as the most neglected disaster...

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St James’ Settlement helps Crossroads go green

St James’ Settlement helps Crossroads go green

They call them “electronic graveyards”: vast dumping grounds in developing nations, where millions of tonnes of discarded computers and appliances from...

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Zambia: Food security and community development

Zambia: Food security and community development

Food security and community development In rural eastern Zambia, life can be dire for women in vulnerable situations, like widows, sex...

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Tanzania: Protection and Opportunity for families

Tanzania: Protection and Opportunity for families

Protection and Opportunity for families Our partner in Tanzania is working in a region which is stricken by huge drought. With...

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Papua New Guinea: Changing Lives Through Education

Papua New Guinea: Changing Lives Through Education

Changing lives through Education Education in Papua New Guinea is a luxury out of reach for many children, with 40% of...

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Uganda: Community Development

Uganda: Community Development

Community Development In this town in Central Uganda, people struggle for the basic necessities of daily life: clean water, good sanitation,...

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Microsoft serving a world in need

Microsoft serving a world in need

The digital divide is very real in remote parts of Nepal. About 50% of the population is illiterate and, given the pressure...

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