Month: April 2015

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Living Below the Line: Cause or Consequence of Disability?

By: Matthew Maclure – Programmes and Advocacy Intern   15% of the world’s population, or over 1 billion people, are disabled and crucially 80% of all disabled people live in developing countries (WHO, 2011). It is therefore not surprising that the World Health Organisation then estimates that 575 million disabled people live below the poverty […]

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Lauren Visits CST in Mbeya

Lauren, our Programmes and Partnership manager, recently visited our partner Child Support Tanzania (CST) in Mbeya, Tanzania and managed to keep extremely busy in her 5 days there. It was her first time and she had a fantastic experience as she was given a full tour of the school, courtesy of Noelah, the Executive Director of […]