Painting at Oeleot
girls in lessons Borjegai

We are a small innovative, independent, community development organisation based in Australia. Community led and volunteer based, we look at development differently  – we commit ourselves to long term respectful partnerships and use an approach which values community ownership, sustainability, transparency and equity.



our projects


Our Budaka project in Eastern Uganda supports the education, well-being and social inclusion of orphans and vulnerable children impacted by HIV.

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We support the health and wellbeing of women and children in Rote, Indonesia through targeted education and food security programs.

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In  Nyirripi, Central Australia we support community led  ‘camps on country’ that teach culture, country and ceremony to children and young people.

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latest news

WEC staged

The first cohort of young Afghan women supported by our project with the Women’s Empowerment Centre in Kabul have graduated from university.

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Students in class at Salman e Fars school

Our Project Advisor Ali Reza Yunespour was interviewed on ABC RN Dive about our Borjegai schools project in Afghanistan.

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ladies of the dinner

Please join us at our 5th annual dinner at the National Press Club in Canberra, hosted by the ABC’s Virginia Haussegger.

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