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Three years on from the Nepal Earthquake, we share stories of hope from people who were affected by the disaster. … Continue reading
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We cannot tackle poverty without addressing the issue of climate change. In Aspendale Victoria, one school is championing sustainable environmental practices, and ensuring that the young people work towards climate justice for all.
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Through my heart I felt that I need to be the leader and serve the community. Now I’m confident of myself and I’m sure I can expand my business to a new level.
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