Stories: Children, Communities, Futures

How Rajitha escaped poverty in Sri Lanka

How Rajitha escaped poverty in Sri Lanka

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Empowering girls to break gender stereotypes

Empowering girls to break gender stereotypes

A whistle sounds and a group of young girls begin their warm-up, running around a small field outside the local school in a village in Myanmar’s Tanintharyi region. They are gearing up to play…

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Job training sparks new opportunities in Kenya

Job training sparks new opportunities in Kenya

Our Youth Vocational Skills project in Kiambu County connects at-risk youth to job training programs that will give them a practical means of earning an income for life.

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A frightening account of giving birth in a remote village

A frightening account of giving birth in a remote village

It was around midnight when Judite began feeling a pain that she had never felt before. The mother of six was heavily pregnant with her youngest child Marcelo, but this feeling was different to…

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How a young man’s search for a better life led to a decade of exploitation

How a young man’s search for a better life led to a decade of exploitation

By the time Norng Samen’s son returned to Cambodia after a harrowing 10-year journey abroad he was so unrecognisable that she had to check his scars to make sure it was really him.

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