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yesterday at 09:37. Facebook
Will this be the year you volunteer?

Roles across health, finance, marketing, teaching - check out our latest #volunteering opportunities.

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Will this be the year you volunteer Roles across health finance marketing
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05/23/2017 at 11:13. Facebook
Good news! Our work using tablet technology in classrooms in Malawi is growing - we'll now be reaching 55,000 children, supporting them to grow their literacy and numeracy skills.

More on the project: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Good news Our work using tablet technology in classrooms in Malawi is
Irene Pui Shan Yip
Ncumisa Mboniswa
Mavuto Lucky Jay Kamfumu
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05/22/2017 at 08:41. Facebook
If women farmers had the same access to resources as men, the number of hungry in the world could be reduced by up to 150 million.
If women farmers had the same access to resources as men the

Women farmers could significantly reduce world hunger

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05/21/2017 at 09:46. Facebook
Help build campaigns against gender-based violence - volunteer role in Myanmar - please share.

#advocacy #endviolenceagainstwomen
Help build campaigns against genderbased violence volunteer role in Myanmar please share

Gender-Based Violence Advocacy Advisor

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05/19/2017 at 10:33. Facebook
Pili Hussein spent 10 years disguised as a man so she could work in the mines in Tanzania. Amazing story.
Pili Hussein spent 10 years disguised as a man so she could

I acted as a man to get work - until I was accused of rape

bbc.in
Madison Rae
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05/18/2017 at 11:01. Facebook
Many refugees spent years training to become doctors, nurses, midwives or other health professionals - but for a lot of them, their skills are going to waste.
Many refugees spent years training to become doctors nurses midwives or other

How can refugee health workers answer their calling

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05/17/2017. Facebook
Rebecca worked with 30 schools in Rwanda, often visiting three a day to coach and mentor head teachers.
Rebecca worked with 30 schools in Rwanda often visiting three a day

A day in the life of an education leadership volunteer

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Taabu Lukoni Patrick
Antony Tekle
Charles Bahati
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05/16/2017. Facebook
On average, women are 25% less likely to be online than men
On average women are 25 less likely to be online than men

Cultural barriers need to be challenged to close the gender digital divide

devex.com
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05/15/2017. Facebook
Celebrating the #InternationalDayofFamilies

When Maria was widowed, her and her seven children were left without an income. But with VSO support, she's now the breadwinner of the family running her own grocery store.

© VSO / Mbuto Carlos Machili

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Celebrating the InternationalDayofFamilies
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05/14/2017. Facebook
Standing up for education in Nepal: here's VSO Nepal joining an education rally last week to mark Global Action Week 2017
Standing up for education in Nepal heres VSO Nepal joining an education
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05/13/2017. Facebook
The basketball governing body FIBA has just overturned a ban on head coverings including the hijab in professional basketball.

Congratulations to ex-volunteer Asma and fellow campaigners for making this happen! Here’s Asma on Aljazeera.

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The basketball governing body FIBA has just overturned a ban on head
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05/12/2017. Facebook
David shares top lessons from volunteering as a nurse in Malawi

#InternationalNursesDay
David shares top lessons from volunteering as a nurse in Malawi

10 things I learned from volunteering

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Nienke Van Der Zwan
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05/12/2017. Facebook
A huge thank you to nurses all over the world.

Celebrating #NursesDay

Tag a nurse you know and share your appreciation for nurses and all they do below.

#IND2017
A huge thank you to nurses all over the world
Eleanor Mcfadzean
Michelle Keeping
Deborah Wales
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05/11/2017. Facebook
We asked Ugandan nurse Betty why she loves her job.

“I basically grew up on a hospital ward. My sister was my role model and she was a nurse. I loved that work so much."

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#NursesWeek #InternationalNursesDay
We asked Ugandan nurse Betty why she loves her job
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05/10/2017. Facebook
Support small businesses in Tanzania - #volunteering role in marketing
Support small businesses in Tanzania volunteering role in marketing

Marketing Adviser: Tanzania

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05/09/2017. Facebook
After delivering a child with male and female sexual organs, Zainab was told to kill it. Instead she hid it and raised it as her own.
After delivering a child with male and female sexual organs Zainab was

The midwife who saved intersex babies

bbc.co.uk
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05/08/2017. Facebook
Huge congratulations to John Stops, who's been walking from London to Abergavenny as a farewell to VSO after 28 years.

He made it in 10 and a half days, raising money for the Liz Holmes Trust, which funds hospice facilities in Southern Africa. Well done John! More here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Huge congratulations to John Stops whos been walking from London to Abergavenny
Sawbean Dhakal
Oluwatosin Esan
Paul McGee
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05/07/2017. Facebook
The VSO-supported 'Busy Bee' cooperative in Rwanda is really living up to its name. They now have 26 producers.
The VSOsupported Busy Bee cooperative in Rwanda is really living up to

Progress is sweet for Rwanda's beekeepers

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Farus Car Rent Ethiopia
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05/06/2017. Facebook
Stephanie-Marie Mueller is volunteering as a Gender Advisor, working to build the livelihoods of women in agriculture in Bangladesh. We've really enjoyed following her story these last few weeks on our new @VSOPeople Twitter account -
take a look: [ Twitter.com Link ]
StephanieMarie Mueller is volunteering as a Gender Advisor working to build the
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05/05/2017. Facebook
Celebrating midwives everywhere.

Happy International Day of the Midwife.

#IDM2017 #midwives
Celebrating midwives everywhere

Happy International Day of the Midwife

IDM2017 midwives
Louise Calcott