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04/26/2017 at 10:15. Facebook
Mary is a volunteer in Ghana, supporting children with disabilities to come to school.

Take a look at our latest roles in education: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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yesterday at 10:03. Facebook
It's been exactly two years since the first of two devastating earthquakes struck Nepal, claiming nearly 9,000 lives.

Our work in the aftermath ensured:
- 3,615 patients were seen across 5 districts
- 119 Temporary Learning Centers were established and 627 schools supported
- 352 national volunteers were mobilized in the earthquake-affected districts
- Socio-psychological support was provided...
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Its been exactly two years since the first of two devastating earthquakes
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04/24/2017 at 09:48. Facebook
First vaccine to combat Malaria to be introduced in 2018
#WorldMalariaDay
First vaccine to combat Malaria to be introduced in 2018

Malaria: Kenya, Ghana and Malawi get first vaccine

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04/23/2017 at 17:23. Facebook
Wow! What a day. Huge congratulations to all the people who ran today – and a special heart-felt thank you to those running to raise money for our work around the world. You are just inspirational. The money you’ve raised helps us tackle poverty in some of the most marginalised communities, helping place volunteers where they’re needed most. So thank you.

If you’re interested in supporting...
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Wow What a day Huge congratulations to all the people who ran
Heather Thomas
Bev Loczy
Susan Hayward
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04/22/2017 at 09:17. Facebook
Funding to fight neglected, treatable diseases.

#UKAid
Funding to fight neglected treatable diseases

Britain doubles funding to fight tropical diseases

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Gbenga-Caroline Afolabi
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04/21/2017 at 16:11. Facebook
"I volunteer because it’s worth doing."

Volunteer Bill Carr talks of the changes he's seeing in Pakistan.
"I volunteer because it’s worth doing"

Fighting poverty isn’t easy, but it’s working thanks to UK Aid

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Joshua Kawaya
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04/21/2017 at 11:03. Facebook
Happy Friday!

Here are young mothers being taught in the Teenage Mothers School in Sierra Leone. During the Ebola crisis, schools were closed to prevent the spread of the disease and there was an unexpected rise in teenage pregnancies.

Supported by us, the school gives young mothers the chance to catch-up on the basic curriculum so they can eventually return to school.

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Happy Friday Here are young mothers being taught in the Teenage Mothers
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04/20/2017 at 11:36. Facebook
In just seven weeks there'll be a general election in the UK.
Are you registered?
In just seven weeks there'll be a general election in the UK

Register to vote - GOV.UK

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Sophie Simmons
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04/20/2017 at 09:17. Facebook
This could be the year you volunteer. Check out our latest roles: [ Bit.ly Link ]
This could be the year you volunteer Check out our latest roles:
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04/18/2017. Facebook
After 28 years and 22 countries John Stops is leaving VSO. He's 'walking away' by trekking from our office in London all the way to Abergavenny, where he lives, raising money for a project in Zimbabwe.

John was most recently the Papua New Guinea Country Director.

More of John's story: [ Bit.ly Link ]
After 28 years and 22 countries John Stops is leaving VSO Hes
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Paul Durso
Gurvinder Gregson
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04/17/2017. Facebook
The Princess Royal paid a visit to one of our education projects in Ghana last week. Volunteers are working here to improve educational opportunities for girls by strengthening teaching practices in schools.
The Princess Royal paid a visit to one of our education projects

The Princess Royal Visits Ghana

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Rebecca Crossley
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04/16/2017. Facebook
Martha Mwihaki Ndungu
Joan Newall
Maria Montero Bedon
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04/15/2017. Facebook
Urgent role: looking for a Peacebuilding and Post Conflict Advisor to volunteer in Myanmar - please share.
Urgent role looking for a Peacebuilding and Post Conflict Advisor to volunteer

Peacebuilding and Post Conflict Advisor

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Nery Ronatay
GK Likha
Kamonye Manje
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04/14/2017. Facebook
We asked nine school-age girls from around the world what they wanted to be when they were older.
We asked nine schoolage girls from around the world what they wanted

Schoolgirls share their dreams for the future

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04/13/2017. Facebook
People who volunteer lead longer, happier lives...
People who volunteer lead longer happier lives

11 research-backed reasons to volunteer your time

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04/12/2017. Facebook
Paul works with teachers in Tanzania to make lessons more engaging. He's training up teaching mentors to do the same, so this work can continue after he leaves.

Find out more about our latest #volunteering opportunities in education: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Teri Ham
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04/11/2017. Facebook
Doctors are not spread equally across the world. The UK has one doctor for every 350 citizens. Uganda has one doctor for every 8,300 people.
Doctors are not spread equally across the world The UK has one

Is volunteering the key to tackling health inequality?

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04/09/2017. Facebook
New mums in Gulu, Uganda reading messages from our supporters.
Thanks so much to everyone who wrote a letter this Christmas.

Photos: Soraya Bouwmeester
New mums in Gulu Uganda reading messages from our supporters
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04/08/2017. Facebook
Paediatricians needed, various locations. Share your skills, mentor staff, grow capacity, save lives. Please share.

#WorldHealthDay
Paediatricians needed various locations Share your skills mentor staff grow capacity save

Paediatrician: various locations

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Chandia Judith