Other recent blog entries
13 Oct 2016 | Blog | Long-term Development
The Australia Africa Community Engagement Scheme (AACES), which ran from June 2011 to June 2016, was a successful initiative. This is the story of how the scheme impacted the life of Agatha, from the Dowa District in Malawi.
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19 Sep 2016 | Blog | Long-term Development
The Faithful Companions of Jesus (FCJ) Learning and Development Centre, supported by Caritas Australia, is helping people like Gina from the Philippines live dignified lives.
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12 Sep 2016 | Blog | Poverty | Women
Julieann Caffery, a Caritas Australia volunteer and previous participant in a CA immersion to Nepal, recently gave an address to Forum Queensland delegates. She has shared an excerpt of her speech with us.
Tags: empowerment, women, community | No comments
9 Sep 2016 | Blog | Education | Water
Year 8 students at St Monica’s College, Epping recently ran their own WASH awareness raising campaign.
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1 Sep 2016 | Blog
Aussie anti-poverty ambassador Matt Napier takes us through the challenges and memories of his epic 'Walk to a Better World' journey across Southern Africa.
Tags: end poverty, fundraising, Walk to a Better World | No comments
17 Aug 2016 | Blog | Long-term Development
The hardships of being a single parent in a marginalised community are well known to some women in Uganda. Caritas Australia’s Integrated Food Security program is helping these women overcome these hardships.
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8 Aug 2016 | Blog | Indigenous peoples | Long-term Development
This International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, Caritas Australia looks at the how indigenous communities in The Philippines are benefitting from a program implemented by our local partner, SPACFI.
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26 Jul 2016 | Blog | Long-term Development | Project Compassion
You may remember this young activist from our feature story in Project Compassion 2014. Two years later, she’s continuing her work to help Brazil’s most vulnerable.
Tags: Human Rights, advocacy, Brazil | No comments
26 Jul 2016 | Blog | Long-term Development
The issue of open defecation is a serous one in India and Caritas Australia has been working through our local partners in the State of Chhattisgarh to change this.
Tags: community development, health, sanitation, India | No comments
21 Jul 2016 | Blog | Supporter action | Project Compassion
On behalf of the millions of people your contributions support, we say a huge thank you!
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My life has been transformed. I am now more knowledgeable on a number of issues and have a vision.
- Doney, with Junior, Malawi