Stories

Plastic bags and bamboo knives: birth in rural PNG

Plastic bags and bamboo knives: birth in rural PNG

Health Asia Pacific

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Training nurses to help when their community needs them

Training nurses to help when their community needs them

Thanks to ChildFund supporters, more girls like Daliso are getting the skills they need to reach their potential and protect them from a lifetime of working in low-paying jobs that put them at risk of abuse.

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A first-hand look at child malnutrition in Laos

A first-hand look at child malnutrition in Laos

In these areas, over half of the children are stunted; a product of poverty, lack of health and nutrition knowledge, and culturally ingrained food habits.

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Stella's heartbreak: Seven children, four dead, three alive

Stella's heartbreak: Seven children, four dead, three alive

Health Asia Pacific

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The simple things saving lives in Papua New Guinea

The simple things saving lives in Papua New Guinea

The support from Australians is helping train village health volunteers, provide birthing kits to midwives, and support mobile outreach clinics to remote communities.

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Malnutrition on the frontline: A health worker’s story

Malnutrition on the frontline: A health worker’s story

Laos has some of the highest rates of malnutrition in Asia. As many as three-quarters of children are unable to reach their potential.

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