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Southern Africa: Disaster Response

Southern Africa: Disaster Response

Cyclone Idai has triggered a “massive disaster” in southern Africa affecting hundreds of thousands if not millions of people, the UN...

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REFUGEE CRISIS: Impact at the grassroots

REFUGEE CRISIS: Impact at the grassroots

In the massive global discussion surrounding refugees, one desperate reality seems rarely mentioned. While much is made of the movement of...

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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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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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Burundi: UK uniforms help kick goals against poverty

Burundi: UK uniforms help kick goals against poverty

In the battle against poverty, physical education can play a crucial role in helping young people. It gets them off the...

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