Sunday, February 17, 2019

WaterAid Australia an unlikely matchmaker between model Elyse Knowles and AVEDA

What does The Block winner Elyse Knowles, an international water and sanitation organisation, and hair care brand have in common? They’re all passionate about a world where everyone, everywhere has access to clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene.

Winnovators fundraiser proves oil and water can go together

Marlene’s beautiful painting ‘The Innocent, Delhi’ recently fetched over $500 at an auction organised by the Yarra Valley Paanee team, which raised over $24,000 for WaterAid’s work providing access to clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene.

Aussie ‘forest-maker’ wins prestigious international award

WORLD VISION’s Tony Rinaudo has won the Right Livelihood Award, a 'People's Novel Prize' of sorts, after more than 35 years working across Asia and Africa.

More than 104 million children and young people are out of school in countries affected by war or natural disasters

A new UNICEF report has found that 1 in 3 children and young people between 5 and 17 years old living in countries affected by conflict or disaster – 104 million – are not in school, a figure that accounts for more than a third of the global out-of-school population. In total, 303 million 5-17 year-olds are out of school worldwide.