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17 Nov 2011 | Blog | Supporter action
Saturday 19 November is World Toilet Day so we thought it was a good idea to talk about – you guessed it … toilets!
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8 Nov 2011 | Blog | Supporter action
During Anti-Poverty Week (16-22 October 2011), students from the St John the Baptist Primary School in Gladstone Qld reflected on marginalised communities around the world.
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20 Oct 2011 | Blog | Supporter action
Did you know that for every $10 in aid to developing countries, $15 slips out through tax dodging?
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12 Oct 2011 | Blog | Long-term Development
On 15, 16 and 17 October there are three United Nations (UN) recognised days that are aimed at raising awareness for people in developing countries - International Day of Rural Women; World Food Day, and International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. Here’s a snapshot on how Caritas Australia is assisting with these different, yet intrinsically linked, areas.
Tags: Poverty, food crisis, Women and development, food security, MDGs | No comments
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