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Microsoft Brings New Technology to Nepalese Communities

Microsoft Brings New Technology to Nepalese Communities

When Anu’s family fell on hard times, they were forced to pull her out of school. It was a harsh blow...

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Container helps Ugandan HIV sufferers

Container helps Ugandan HIV sufferers

For a person living with AIDS in rural Uganda, death hovers many months before they actually die. Anti-retroviral drugs are available...

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Summer Interns 2013

Summer Interns 2013

Valerie will never forget the day she helped one Hong Kong widow find a piano for her 6-year-old son. “She was...

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Philippines: Typhoon Haiyan relief

Philippines: Typhoon Haiyan relief

At least 5,500 people in the Philippines are now confirmed dead in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, with many more thousands...

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Philippines: Reconstruction begins after Haiyan

Philippines: Reconstruction begins after Haiyan

‘Super’ typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda devastated parts of the Philippines, leaving at least 5,500 dead and thousands more homeless. Local residents are putting...

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Cancer Patient Finds Comfort

Cancer Patient Finds Comfort

At 60, Mr Mak is nearing life’s end. He has battled lupus but, as well, has recently learned he is dying...

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Global Survivor 2013

Global Survivor 2013

Global Survivor 2013, on 16th November, saw intrepid Hong Kong community and business leaders visit Crossroads to live an extraordinary 24...

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Cameroon: Crossroads computers open new technology centre

Cameroon: Crossroads computers open new technology centre

Amina (below) was only 13 years old when she was raped and fell pregnant to her attacker. Her family rejected her...

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Uganda: Helping Children Grow

Uganda: Helping Children Grow

Serwanga has been disabled from birth and can’t walk on his own. Living in a Ugandan village with a profound disability,...

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