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16 Dec 2019 | Blog
Twenty-two year old, Shukuru Lubung Esther was among 52 young people who recently took part in Ebola virus awareness training in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
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8 Apr 2015 | Blog | Long-term Development
Lulu Mitshabu was born and raised in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), then called Zaire. Now living in Australia with her family, she continues to try to bring about change for women and girls in this dangerous country.
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7 Dec 2011 | Blog | Supporter action
Caritas Australia is one of 600 international member organisations of the Publish What You Pay (PWYP) campaign. This campaign is a global network of civil society organisations united in their call for oil, gas and mining revenues to improve the lives of ordinary citizens in resource-rich countries.
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23 Oct 2011 | Blog | Supporter action
On 6 October 2011, the Praxis Discussion Series (a filmed monthly panel started by the World Bank in January 2009) brought together three different women to discuss gender. Specifically – gender disadvantage and inequality across generations.
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Now I can bathe every day, the distance to collect water for the family has been drastically reduced.We now drink clean, safe water and diseases are no longer affecting us.”
- Thandolwayo, Zimbabwe